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Another word for call

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Verb
  1. To speak or say very loudly or with a shout

    See also:

    sounds

  2. To demand to appear, come, or assemble

    See also:

    request

  3. To bring together

    See also:

    collect

  4. To give a name or title to

      1. An identifying name given to a book, play, film, musical composition, or other work.
      2. A general or descriptive heading, as of a book chapter.
      3. A written work that is published or about to be published:
      1. A limited or established period of time that something is supposed to last, as a school or court session, tenure in public office, or a prison sentence.
      2. A point in time at which something ends; termination:
      3. The end of a normal gestation period:
      1. The way in which something is said, done, expressed, or performed:
      2. The combination of distinctive features of literary or artistic expression, execution, or performance characterizing a particular person, group, school, or era.
      3. Sort; type:
      1. A word or words by which an entity is designated and distinguished from others.
      2. A word or group of words used to describe or evaluate, often disparagingly:
      3. Representation or repute, as opposed to reality:
      1. To give a name or title to.
      2. To furnish with a right or claim to something:
      1. To tap lightly on the shoulder by way of conferring knighthood.
      2. To honor with a new title or description.
      3. To give a name to facetiously or playfully; nickname.
      1. To indicate or specify; point out:
      2. To give a name or title to; characterize:
      3. To select and set aside for a duty, office, or purpose:
      1. To issue or express in terms of a given monetary unit:
      2. To give a name to; designate.
      3. Of or relating to a quantity as a multiple of a unit:
      1. To baptize into a Christian church.
      2. To give a name to at baptism.
      3. To name:
      1. To admit into Christianity by means of baptism.
      2. To cleanse or purify.
      3. To initiate.
  5. To describe with a word or term

      1. A limited or established period of time that something is supposed to last, as a school or court session, tenure in public office, or a prison sentence.
      2. A point in time at which something ends; termination:
      3. The end of a normal gestation period:
      1. A strip of leather, paper, metal, or plastic attached to something or hung from a wearer's neck to identify, classify, or label:
      2. The plastic or metal tip at the end of a shoelace.
      3. The contrastingly colored tip of an animal's tail.
      1. The way in which something is said, done, expressed, or performed:
      2. The combination of distinctive features of literary or artistic expression, execution, or performance characterizing a particular person, group, school, or era.
      3. Sort; type:
      1. A word or words by which an entity is designated and distinguished from others.
      2. A word or group of words used to describe or evaluate, often disparagingly:
      3. Representation or repute, as opposed to reality:
      1. An item used to identify something or someone, as a small piece of paper or cloth attached to an article to designate its origin, owner, contents, use, or destination.
      2. A descriptive term; an epithet.
      3. A distinctive name or trademark identifying a product or manufacturer, especially a recording company.
      1. To indicate or specify; point out:
      2. To give a name or title to; characterize:
      3. To select and set aside for a duty, office, or purpose:
      1. To describe the qualities or peculiarities of:
      2. To be a distinctive trait or mark of; distinguish:
  6. To communicate with (someone) by telephone

      1. A telephone.
      2. To make or try to make a telephone connection with; place a call to.
      3. To dial (a specific number):
      1. A graduated surface or face on which a measurement, such as speed, is indicated by a moving needle or pointer.
      2. The face of a clock.
      3. A sundial.
      1. An instrument that converts voice and other sound signals into a form that can be transmitted to remote locations and that receives and reconverts waves into sound signals.
      2. To make or try to make a telephone connection with; place a call to:
      3. To dial (a telephone number).
      1. A circular object, form, line, or arrangement.
      2. A small circular band, generally made of precious metal and often set with jewels, worn on the finger.
      3. A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
      1. To make a low droning or vibrating sound like that of a bee.
      2. To talk, often excitedly, in low tones.
      3. To be abuzz; hum:
  7. To go to or seek out the company of in order to socialize

    See also:

    seek

  8. To tell about or make known (future events) in advance, especially by means of special knowledge or inference

    See also:

    foresight

Noun
  1. A loud cry

    See also:

    sounds

  2. A telephone communication

      1. A circular object, form, line, or arrangement.
      2. A small circular band, generally made of precious metal and often set with jewels, worn on the finger.
      3. A circular band used for carrying, holding, or containing something:
      1. To make a low droning or vibrating sound like that of a bee.
      2. To talk, often excitedly, in low tones.
      3. To be abuzz; hum:
    See also:

    words

  3. That which provides a reason or justification

      1. For what purpose, reason, or cause; with what intention, justification, or motive:
      2. The reason, cause, or purpose for which:
      3. On account of which; for which.
      1. For what purpose or reason; why.
      2. Therefore.
      3. A purpose or cause:
      1. The basis or motive for an action, decision, or conviction:
      2. A declaration made to explain or justify action, decision, or conviction:
      3. A fact or cause that explains why something exists or has occurred:
      1. An event or happening, or the time of an event or happening:
      2. A significant event, especially a large or important social gathering:
      3. A favorable or appropriate time or juncture:
      1. The condition or quality of being necessary.
      2. Something necessary:
      3. Something dictated by invariable physical laws.
      1. The act of justifying.
      2. The condition or fact of being justified.
      3. Something, such as a fact or circumstance, that justifies:
      1. The solid surface of the earth.
      2. The floor of a body of water, especially the sea.
      3. Soil; earth:
      1. The producer of an effect, result, or consequence.
      2. The one, such as a person, event, or condition, that is responsible for an action or result.
      3. A basis for an action or response; a reason:
  4. The act of demanding

      1. A formal written request for something needed.
      2. A necessity; a requirement.
      3. The state or condition of being needed or put into service.
      1. The act of exacting.
      2. Excessive or unjust demand; extortion.
      3. Something exacted.
      1. To ask for urgently or peremptorily:
      2. To claim as just or due:
      3. To ask to be informed of:
      1. To shed tears, especially as a result of strong emotion such as grief, sorrow, pain, or joy.
      2. To call loudly; shout.
      3. To utter a characteristic sound or call. Used of an animal.
      1. To demand, ask for, or take as one's own or one's due:
      2. To take in a violent manner as if by right:
      3. To state to be true, especially when open to question; assert or maintain:
    See also:

    request

  5. An act or an instance of going or coming to see another

      1. The action or an instance of visiting or an instance of being visited:
      2. An official visit for the purpose of inspection or examination, as of a bishop to a diocese.
      3. The provision made for a parent to spend time with a child who is in the physical custody of another.
      1. To go to see or spend time with (someone); call on socially:
      2. To go to see in order to aid or console:
      3. To stay with (someone) as a guest.
      1. A short visit.
      2. A quick glance.
    See also:

    seek

  6. The power or quality of attracting

    See also:

    like

Idioms:

    call for

  1. To be a proper or sufficient occasion for

  2. call for

  3. To have as a need or prerequisite

  4. call for

  5. To ask for urgently or insistently

  6. call off

  7. To decide not to go ahead with (something previously arranged)

Another word for call

Noun
  1. A shout

      1. Precipitation in the form of spherical or irregular pellets of ice larger than 5 millimeters (0.2 inch) in diameter, usually associated with thunderstorms.
      2. Something that falls with the force and quantity of a shower of ice and hard snow:
      3. To precipitate in pellets of ice and hard snow.
      1. A loud cry of exultation or excitement.
      2. A shout uttered by a hunter or warrior.
      3. A hooting cry, as of a bird.
      1. To shed tears, especially as a result of strong emotion such as grief, sorrow, pain, or joy.
      2. To call loudly; shout.
      3. To utter a characteristic sound or call. Used of an animal.
      1. To cry out loudly, as in pain, fright, surprise, or enthusiasm.
      2. To utter or express with a loud cry.
      3. A loud cry; a shout.
  2. Characteristic sound

      1. A shrill, often frantic cry.
      2. A sound suggestive of such a cry.
      3. To utter a shriek.
      1. A brief record, especially one written down to aid the memory:
      2. A comment or explanation, as on a passage in a text:
      3. A brief informal letter:
      1. A brief composition written or adapted for singing.
      2. The act or art of singing:
      3. A distinctive or characteristic sound made by an animal, such as a bird or an insect.
      1. To shed tears, especially as a result of strong emotion such as grief, sorrow, pain, or joy.
      2. To call loudly; shout.
      3. To utter a characteristic sound or call. Used of an animal.
    See also:

    cry

  3. A brief visit

    See also:

    visit

  4. Word of command

  5. An invitation

      1. The act of proposing.
      2. A plan that is proposed.
      3. An offer of marriage.
      1. To express a desire for, especially politely; ask for. Often used with an infinitive or clause:
      2. To ask (a person) to do something:
      3. An act of asking for something.
      1. A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele. A request or petition intended to obtain something; criminally urging, advising, or ordering someone to commit a crime; offering to pay for sex or requesting money in exchange for sex; an attempt to increase the number of one’s actual or potential clientele.
      1. A demand that something be done; a command.
      2. A request to appear; a summons.
      3. Bids considered as a group, as at an auction or in card games:
Verb
  1. To raise the voice

      1. To cry out suddenly or vehemently, as from surprise or emotion:
      2. To express or utter (something) suddenly or vehemently:
      1. To shout in a loud voice, due to pain, or fear, or unhappiness.
      1. An order or telephone call summoning a military unit, the police, or an emergency crew to a specified place.
      2. A distinct area of text separated from the main text of a document to emphasize items of noteworthy attention.
      3. An item, as in a list, included in such an area or otherwise identified as noteworthy.