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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)
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