call+forth

  • 1 call forth — index educe, elicit, engender, evoke, foment, incite, induce, order, provoke, resort …

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  • 2 call forth — verb 1. evoke or provoke to appear or occur Her behavior provoked a quarrel between the couple • Syn: ↑provoke, ↑evoke, ↑kick up • Derivationally related forms: ↑evocation (for: ↑evoke …

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  • 3 call forth — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms call forth : present tense I/you/we/they call forth he/she/it calls forth present participle calling forth past tense called forth past participle called forth formal to produce a particular reaction …

    English dictionary

  • 4 call forth — phrasal elicit, evoke < these events call forth great emotions > …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 5 call forth — phr verb Call forth is used with these nouns as the object: ↑response …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 6 call forth — Synonyms and related words: annoy, arouse, awake, awaken, bid come, blow the coals, blow up, bring, bring about, bring forth, bring on, bring out, bring to light, call, call away, call back, call for, call in, call out, call together, call up,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 7 call forth — verb To induce, inspire …

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  • 8 call forth — elicit, evoke, cause to occur …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 To call forth — Call Call (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 10 Call — (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar to praise …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 call — [kôl] vt. [ME callen < Late OE ceallian & or < ON kalla < IE base * gal , to scream, shriek > Brythonic galw, call, Ger klage & (?) MIr gall, swan] 1. to say or read in a loud tone; shout; announce [to call the names of stations] 2.… …

    English World dictionary

  • 12 call — call1 W1S1 [ko:l US ko:l] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(telephone)¦ 2¦(describe)¦ 3¦(have a name)¦ 4¦(give somebody/something a name)¦ 5¦(ask/order by speaking)¦ 6¦(arrange)¦ 7¦(say/shout)¦ 8 call yourself something 9 call the shots/tune …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 call up — Synonyms and related words: annoy, ape, appear like, approach, approximate, arouse, assemblage, assembly, awake, awaken, be like, be redolent of, bear resemblance, beat the drums, bid come, blow the coals, blow up, bring about, bring back, bring… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 14 call — Synonyms and related words: Angelus, Angelus bell, DDD, accompany, address, adjuration, adumbrate, alarm, alarum, allurement, animal noise, ante, ante up, antecedents, apostleship, apostrophize, appeal, appeal to, appraise, appreciate,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 15 call out — Synonyms and related words: affront, arouse, beard, bellow out, bid come, bid defiance, brave, bring forth, bring out, bring to light, call, call away, call back, call for, call forth, call in, call together, call up, challenge, cite, clamor,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 16 call — /kawl/, v.t. 1. to cry out in a loud voice; shout: He called her name to see if she was home. 2. to command or request to come; summon: to call a dog; to call a cab; to call a witness. 3. to ask or invite to come: Will you call the family to… …

    Universalium

  • 17 call down — verb 1. summon into action or bring into existence, often as if by magic raise the specter of unemployment he conjured wild birds in the air call down the spirits from the mountain • Syn: ↑raise, ↑conjure, ↑conjure up, ↑invoke …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 call for — Synonyms and related words: affect, apply for, ask, ask for, assume, bare necessities, be hurting for, be indicated, beg leave, bespeak, bid come, blackmail, bring, bring back, brook no denial, call, call away, call back, call forth, call in,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 19 call in — Synonyms and related words: advise with, ask, bargain, bid come, bill, call, call away, call back, call for, call forth, call out, call together, call up, cite, collogue, compare notes, confer, confer with, conjure, conjure up, consult, consult… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 20 call something forth — elicit a response few things call forth more compassion * * * ˌcall sthˈforth derived (formal) to produce a particular reaction • His speech called forth an angry response. Main entry: ↑calld …

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