call noun translate English to Polish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Translation of "call" - English-Polish dictionary

call

noun [C]     /kɔːl/
TELEPHONE ( also phone call) A2 when you use the telephone telefon Give me a call at the weekend. I got a call from Sue this morning.Communicating by telephone
a call for sth a demand for something to happen wezwanie do czegoś , apel o coś a call for action/peaceMaking appeals and requests
VISIT a short visit wizyta I thought I'd pay Gary a call.Visiting
SHOUT B1 when someone shouts something wołanie Shouting and screaming
BIRD a sound made by a bird or other animal odgłos Animal (non-human) sounds
sb's call informal when someone can decide something czyjaś decyzja I don't mind what we do - it's your call.Decisions and deciding
call for sth when people want or need a particular thing zapotrzebowanie na coś There's not much call for interior designers round here.Lacking thingsScarce, inadequate and not enoughEssential or necessary
be on call to be ready to go to work if you are needed, as part of your job być w pogotowiu, dyżurować Ready and willingUnwilling and reluctant
→  See also be at sb's beck and call , wake-up call , a close call
(Definition of call noun from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

parade

a large number of people walking or in vehicles, all going in the same direction, usually as part of a public celebration of something

Word of the Day

I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
I used to work hard/I’m used to working hard (Phrases with ‘used to’)
by Kate Woodford,
February 10, 2016
On this blog, we like to look at words and phrases in the English language that learners often have difficulty with. Two phrases that can be confused are ‘used to do something’ and ‘be used to something/doing something’. People often use one phrase when they mean the other, or they use the wrong

Read More 

farecasting noun
farecasting noun
February 08, 2016
predicting the optimum date to buy a plane ticket, especially on a website or using an app A handful of new and updated websites and apps are trying to perfect the art of what’s known as farecasting – predicting the best date to buy a ticket.

Read More