Bedeutung von “call” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /kɔl/
be called something

A1 to have a particular name:

a boy called Adam
Their latest album is called “In Rainbows.”

A1 to telephone someone:

Call the police.

B1 to shout:

I heard someone call my name.

B1 to give someone a name:

They called their first son Joshua.

to describe someone or something in a particular way:

Are you calling me a liar?

to ask someone to come somewhere:

She called me into her office.

(Definition von “call verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)