call verb (SHOUT/CRY) translate to Mandarin Chinese Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "call" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

call

verb (SHOUT/CRY) 大喊/大叫     /kɔːl/ US  /kɑːl/
[I or T] to say something in a loud voice, especially in order to attract someone's attention, or (of animals) to make a loud, high sound, especially to another animal 叫,呼喊;呼叫;(动物)鸣叫 Someone in the crowd called (out) his name. 人群中有人大声叫(出)他的名字。 Did you call? 是你在叫吗? [+ speech] "Hey, you! Come over here!" she called. “嗨,你!到这儿来!”她叫道。 The blackbird called to its mate. 乌鸫呼唤它的配偶。 Shouting and screaming
call for order ( also call sth to order)
to ask people in a meeting to stop talking so that the meeting can continue 要求会场安静下来,要求别吵 She called for order/called the meeting to order. 她要求会场安静下来。 Making appeals and requests
(Definition of call verb (SHOUT/CRY) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
cn u txt?
cn u txt?
by ,
June 28, 2016
by Colin McIntosh The advent of social media has seen a huge increase in the use of informal abbreviations, many recently added to the Cambridge Dictionary. We have always had abbreviations, of course. Well-known examples include IOU (for “I owe you”), used to give an informal written guarantee that you will pay back a sum of

Read More 

Word of the Day

be as thick as thieves

to be very close friends and share secrets, etc.

Word of the Day

creeping obesity noun
creeping obesity noun
June 27, 2016
obesity which results from incremental weight gain over a number of years More than just a holiday glow: Experts reveal taking a vacation can actually save your LIFE (but there is still a risk of ‘creeping obesity’)

Read More