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Korean translation of “wake-up call”

wake-up call

noun
 
/ˈweɪk·ʌp ˌkɔːl/
something bad that happens and shows you that you need to do something to change a situation
사람들의 주의를 경각시키는 일
a phone call that you arrange to be made, for example in a hotel, to wake you up at a certain time
모닝콜
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(Definition of wake-up call from the Cambridge English-Korean Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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