Translation of "call" - English-Polish dictionary


noun [ C ] uk us /kɔːl/
TELEPHONE ( also phone call)

A2 when you use the telephone

Give me a call at the weekend.
I got a call from Sue this morning.
a call for sth

a demand for something to happen

wezwanie do czegoś , apel o coś
a call for action/peace

a short visit

I thought I'd pay Gary a call.

B1 when someone shouts something


a sound made by a bird or other animal

sb's call informal

when someone can decide something

czyjaś decyzja
I don't mind what we do - it's your call.
call for sth

when people want or need a particular thing

zapotrzebowanie na coś
There's not much call for interior designers round here.
be on call

to be ready to go to work if you are needed, as part of your job

być w pogotowiu, dyżurować

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