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Turkish translation of “call”

call

noun [C]     /kɔːl/
TELEPHONE ( also phone call) A2 when you use the telephone
arama, telefonla arama
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
talep
a call for action/peaceMaking appeals and requests
VISIT a short visit
kısa ziyaret
I thought I'd pay Gary a call.Visiting
SHOUT B1 when someone shouts something
çağırma, bağırma, seslenme
Shouting and screaming
BIRD a sound made by a bird or other animal
hayvan veya kuş sesi
Animal (non-human) sounds
sb's call informal when someone can decide something
kendisinin kararı, karar vereceği şey
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
talebinde bulunmak, gerektirmek
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
işe gitmeye, çalışmaya hazır olmak, emre amade olmak, her an hazır olmak
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 Learner's Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)

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