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Another word for call down

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Another word for call down

  1. To entreat

      1. To call on (God, a god, a saint, the Muses, etc.) for blessing, help, inspiration, support, etc.
      2. To call on (a higher power) for assistance, support, or inspiration:
      3. To resort to; use or apply:
      1. To make a humble request or supplication, esp. in prayer
      2. To ask for humbly and earnestly, as by prayer
      1. To express a wish or desire for; ask for, esp. in a polite or formal way
      2. To ask (a person) to do something:
      3. To express a desire for, especially politely; ask for. Often used with an infinitive or clause:
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  2. *To scold sharply

      1. To blame or scold in a sharp way; reprimand
      2. To express sharp criticism regarding (an act, for example):
      3. (Obs.) To force back
      1. To scold mildly so as to correct or improve; reprimand:
      2. To scold; now, usually, to reprove mildly
      3. To express disapproval.
      1. To inform or remind, by way of a warning
      2. To remind (someone) of something forgotten or disregarded, as an obligation or a responsibility.
      3. To counsel (another) against something to be avoided or warn (that something is dangerous):
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