Caller \Call"er\, n. One who calls. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Caller — may refer to one of the following:*Caller (telecommunications), a party that originates a call *Caller (dancing), a person that calls dance figures in round dances and square dances *Caller to Islam, the Islamic equivalent of a Christian… …   Wikipedia

  • Caller — Cal ler, a. [Scot.] 1. Cool; refreshing; fresh; as, a caller day; the caller air. Jamieson. [1913 Webster] 2. Fresh; in good condition; as, caller berrings. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • caller — cal‧ler [ˈkɔːlə ǁ ər] noun [countable] the person who makes a phone call: • The caller didn t leave their number. * * * caller UK US /ˈkɔːlər/ noun [C] ► COMMUNICATIONS a person who makes a phone call: »On Wednesday nearly all the phone lines… …   Financial and business terms

  • caller — ● caller nom masculin (anglais caller, de to call, appeler) Dans les square dances, celui qui annonce les figures …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • caller — caller; mis·caller; …   English syllables

  • caller — c.1500, one who proclaims, agent noun from CALL (Cf. call) (v.). Meaning one who announces step changes at a dance is recorded from 1882; one who places a telephone call, 1898. Meaning a social visitor is attested from 1786 …   Etymology dictionary

  • caller — *visitor, visitant, guest …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • caller — Caller, Quand la chate fait ses petits chatons, Parere …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • caller — caller1 [kôl′ər] n. 1. a person or thing that calls 2. a person who makes a short visit SYN. VISITOR caller2 [kal′ər, kä′lər] adj. [MScot, var. of ME caloure, calver, fresh (of fish) < ?] Scot. 1. fresh: said of food …   English World dictionary

  • Caller — Square Dance Gruppe mit Caller im Hintergrund Der Caller ist der „Ansager“ beim Square Dance. Die Tanzschritte und figuren werden nicht individuell von den Tänzern entschieden, sondern vom Caller, der sie den Tänzern ansagt (Englisch: to call).… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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