Translation of "call" - English-Korean dictionary


verb uk /kɔːl/ us /kɔl/
be called something

A1 to have a particular name

-라는 이름을 가진
a boy called Adam
Their latest album is called ‘In Rainbows’.

A2 to phone someone

Call the police.

B1 to shout

큰 소리로 부르다
I heard someone call my name.

B1 to give someone a name

-라고 이름을 짓다
They called their first son Joshua.

to describe someone or something in a particular way

-라고 주장하다
Are you calling me a liar?

to ask someone to come somewhere

-를 -로 오라고 부르다
She called me into her office.
noun uk /kɔːl/ us /kɔl/

A2 the act of using the phone

Give me a call this weekend.
I got a call from Sue this morning.

B1 the act of shouting something


a sound made by a bird or other animal

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(Translation of “call” from the Cambridge English–Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)