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Translation of "call" - English-German dictionary

call

verb /koːl/
to give a name to rufen My name is Alexander but I’m called Sandy by my friends
to regard (something) as bezeichnen als I saw you turn that card over – I call that cheating.
to speak loudly (to someone) to attract attention etc rufen Call everyone over here She called louder so as to get his attention.
to summon; to ask (someone) to come (by letter, telephone etc) anfragen, kommen lassen They called him for an interview for the job He called a doctor.
to make a visit kurz besuchen I shall call at your house this evening You were out when I called.
to telephone anrufen I’ll call you at 6 p.m.
(in card games) to bid. die Farbe ansagen
caller noun
der/die Anrufer(in)
calling noun
a trade or profession der Beruf Teaching is a worthwhile calling.
call-box noun
a public telephone box. die Fernsprechzelle
call for
to demand or require erfordern This calls for quick action.
to collect abholen I’ll call for you at eight o’clock.
call off
to cancel absagen The party’s been called off.
call on
to visit besuchen I’ll call on him tomorrow.
to ask someone to speak at a meeting etc. besuchen
to ask someone publicly to something öffentlich auffrufen We call on both sides to stop the fighting.
call up
to telephone (someone) anrufen He called me up from the airport.
give (someone) a call
to telephone (someone) anrufen I’ll give you a call tomorrow.
on call
keeping (oneself) ready to come out to an emergency auf Abruf Which of the doctors is on call tonight?
(Definition of call from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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