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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 describe with a word or term

  4. To go to or seek out the company of in order to socialize

    See also:

    seek

  5. 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

    See also:

    words

  3. That which provides a reason or justification

  4. The act of demanding

    See also:

    request

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

    See also:

    seek

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

Verb
  1. To raise the voice

  2. To address or label as

  3. To bring a body of people together

    See also:

    assemble

  4. To telephone

    See also:

    telephone

  5. To arouse

    See also:

    wake

  6. To declare

    See also:

    declare

  7. To visit briefly

    See also:

    visit

Synonym Study

  • Invite suggests a courteous request for someone's presence, esp. as a guest or participant, and usually suggests that the decision to come rests with the invited
  • Convoke and convene refer to the summoning of a group to assemble, as for deliberation or legislation, but convoke implies greater authority or formality to convene a class, to convoke a congress
  • Summon , a more formal term, implies authority or peremptoriness in the request to summon a witness
  • Call , in this comparison, is the basic word signifying to request the presence of someone at some place he called the waiter over