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1. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to.

Synonyms

  • address
  • nickname
  • style
  • rename
  • dub
  • baptise
  • christen
  • name
  • term
  • entitle
  • tag
  • baptize
  • refer
  • label

Antonyms

  • curse
  • bless
  • descent
  • level

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Call For

Example sentences of the word call-for


1. Noun Phrase
Visit your city's or county's official website or call for information about municipal curbside pickup.

2. Noun Phrase
Some recipes for buttercream frosting call for vegetable shortening plus butter.

3. Noun Phrase
Most recipes call for only 1 teaspoon in place of each tablespoon of flour or cornstarch.

4. Noun Phrase
Teachers need specific, detailed feedback so they know what areas call for improvement.

2. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] ascribe a quality to or give a name of a common noun that reflects a quality.

Synonyms

  • post
  • name
  • miscall
  • misname
  • label

Antonyms

  • increase
  • single
  • malfunction
  • straighten

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

3. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.

Synonyms

  • ring
  • telecommunicate
  • cell phone
  • phone
  • call up
  • dial
  • call in

Antonyms

  • divest
  • associate
  • low status
  • go

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

4. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] order, request, or command to come.

Synonyms

  • recall
  • muster
  • mobilise
  • call in
  • summons
  • cite
  • mobilize
  • say
  • lift
  • summon
  • enjoin
  • order
  • hail
  • call up
  • rally
  • beep
  • tell
  • send for

Antonyms

  • skew
  • tactlessness
  • terseness
  • verboseness

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] utter a sudden loud cry.

Synonyms

  • squall
  • ululate
  • pipe up
  • skreigh
  • let loose
  • yaup
  • holler
  • shout
  • cry out
  • screech
  • shrill
  • cry
  • let out
  • scream
  • screak
  • squawk
  • yell
  • wail
  • roar
  • exclaim
  • halloo
  • pipe
  • call out
  • utter
  • yawl
  • hollo
  • shriek
  • outcry
  • skreak
  • howl
  • whoop
  • emit
  • hurrah

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • unjust
  • disassemble
  • disjoin

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. call

noun. ['ˈkɔl'] a telephone connection.

Synonyms

  • conference call
  • telephone
  • collect call
  • telephone call
  • call-back
  • wake-up call
  • trunk call
  • long-distance call
  • crank call
  • phone call
  • call-in
  • telephony
  • long distance

Antonyms

  • unsensational
  • cry
  • applaud
  • stay in place

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] pay a brief visit.

Synonyms

  • drop by
  • see
  • come by
  • meet
  • call in
  • visit
  • drop in

Antonyms

  • falsehood
  • truth
  • overstatement
  • con

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. call

verb. ['ˈkɔl'] call a meeting; invite or command to meet.

Synonyms

  • forgather
  • bespeak
  • quest
  • gather
  • foregather
  • request
  • meet
  • send for
  • assemble

Antonyms

  • disesteem
  • literalize
  • spiritualize
  • enjoy

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. Call

noun. a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course.

Synonyms

  • tendency
  • inclination

Antonyms

  • sociability
  • unfriendliness
  • cheerfulness

10. call

noun. ['ˈkɔl'] a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition.

Synonyms

  • vociferation
  • utterance
  • bellowing
  • clamouring
  • holler
  • shout
  • hollering
  • yelling
  • bird
  • screech
  • war whoop
  • roaring
  • Bronx cheer
  • razzing
  • clamoring
  • war cry
  • holloa
  • clamor
  • battle cry
  • cry
  • snort
  • shouting
  • scream
  • hoot
  • hue and cry
  • yowl
  • noise
  • raspberry
  • screaming
  • screeching
  • yell
  • blue murder
  • shrieking
  • bellow
  • roar
  • boo
  • yodel
  • hosanna
  • hiss
  • halloo
  • rallying cry
  • clamour
  • hollo
  • outcry
  • shriek
  • holla
  • whoop
  • razz
  • catcall

Antonyms

  • incomplete
  • absorb
  • divide
  • multiply

Etymology

  • callen (Middle English (1100-1500))
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