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  • 121 call-up — noun (C) BrE an order to join the army, navy etc; draft 1 (2) AmE: He got his call up papers in July. see also: call up call 1 …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 122 call — v 1. cry out, sing out, hail, halloo or hallo; cry, exclaim, shout, yell, Inf. holler, scream; clamor, vociferate; roar, bellow. 2. ask, invite, summon, signal; convoke, convene, muster, assemble, call together; telephone, phone, dial, dial up,… …

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  • 123 call by — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms call by : present tense I/you/we/they call by he/she/it calls by present participle calling by past tense called by past participle called by British informal to visit someone, usually for a short time Do… …

    English dictionary

  • 124 call-in — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms call in : singular call in plural call ins American a phone in …

    English dictionary

  • 125 call at — verb enter a harbor the ship called in Athens • Syn: ↑out in • Hypernyms: ↑enter, ↑come in, ↑get into, ↑get in, ↑go into, ↑go in …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 126 call on — or[call upon] {v.} 1. To make a call upon; visit. * /Mr. Brown called on an old friend while he was in the city./ 2. To ask for help. * /He called on a friend to give him money for the busfare to his home./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 127 call on — or[call upon] {v.} 1. To make a call upon; visit. * /Mr. Brown called on an old friend while he was in the city./ 2. To ask for help. * /He called on a friend to give him money for the busfare to his home./ …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 128 call-in — /kawl in /, Radio and Television. n. 1. a program in which listeners or viewers phone in comments or questions to the host or a person being interviewed. 2. a live telephone conversation intended for broadcasting between a program s host and a… …

    Universalium

  • 129 call — 1. noun /kɔːl/kɔːɫ/kɔɫ,kɑɫ/ a) A telephone conversation. I received several phone calls today. b) A social visit. I received several calls today. 2. verb /kɔːl/kɔːɫ/kɔɫ,kɑɫ/ …

    Wiktionary

  • 130 Call — 1. The period of time between the opening and closing of some future markets wherein the prices are established through an auction process. 2. An option contract giving the owner the right (but not the obligation) to buy a specified amount of an… …

    Investment dictionary

  • 131 call sb up — UK US call (sb) up Phrasal Verb with call({{}}/kɔːl/ verb ► [I or T] COMMUNICATIONS to phone someone: »Six months later, he called me up and asked if I wanted to work on the project …

    Financial and business terms

  • 132 call up — UK US call (sb) up Phrasal Verb with call({{}}/kɔːl/ verb ► [I or T] COMMUNICATIONS to phone someone: »Six months later, he called me up and asked if I wanted to work on the project …

    Financial and business terms

  • 133 call in — phr verb Call in is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑viewer Call in is used with these nouns as the object: ↑electrician, ↑engineer, ↑inspector, ↑military, ↑receiver, ↑reinforcement, ↑troops …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 134 Call — Kurzbezeichnung für eine Call Option (Kaufoption), im Gegensatz zum ⇡ Put (Verkaufsoption). Ein C. gibt dem Inhaber (Käufer) gegen Zahlung der Optionsprämie das Recht, einen vereinbarten Geschäftsgegenstand (Basisobjekt) zum Basispreis zu einem… …

    Lexikon der Economics

  • 135 call —   opzione di acquisto   Trattasi di una opzione di acquisto: chi acquista una opzione call ha il diritto, ma non l obbligo, di acquistare a scadenza ( opzione europea ) o fino alla scadenza ( opzione americana ) un determinato titolo a un prezzo… …

    Glossario di economia e finanza

  • 136 call on — 1) I might call on her later Syn: visit, pay a visit to, go and see, drop in on, pop in on, visit with 2) he called on the government to hold a plebiscite Syn: appeal to, ask, request, petition, urge …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 137 ˌcall ˈin — phrasal verb 1) same as call She wondered whether to call in on Mark on the way home.[/ex] 2) to telephone the place where you work and tell them something Harry s called in sick again (= telephoned to say he is ill).[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 138 call-up — /ˈkɔl ʌp/ (say kawl up) noun a summons to military service. {derived from phrasal verb call up. See call (def. 80) …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 139 call — /kɔ:l/ noun a visit ● The sales reps make six calls a day. ■ verb ♦ to call on someone to visit someone ● Our sales people call on their best accounts twice a month …

    Marketing dictionary in english

  • 140 call — A reference made in a description of real estate to a course, distance, marker, monument, or a natural object such as a tree, stream, rock, etc., by which a boundary is to be determined; stopping at a place for a social visit, or, in the case of… …

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