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summon

verb [T] (ORDER)
命令
 
 
/ˈsʌm.ən/
to order someone to come to or be present at a particular place, or to officially arrange a meeting of people
命令…到(某地);傳喚;召喚;召集
General Rattigan summoned reinforcements to help resist the attack.
拉蒂根將軍命令增援部隊協助抵擋進攻。
humorous I'm afraid I'll have to go - I'm being summoned by my wife.
恐怕我得走了——我妻子命令我回去。
On July 20th, the council was summoned to hear an emergency report on its finances.
7月20日,理事會被臨時召集聽取有關財務問題的緊急報告。
Inviting and summoningPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of summon verb (ORDER) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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