Pronunciation of Call  


English Meaning

To command or request to come or be present; to summon; as, to call a servant.

  1. To say in a loud voice; announce: called my name from across the street; calling out numbers.
  2. To demand or ask for the presence of: called the children to dinner; call the police.
  3. To demand or ask for a meeting of; convene or convoke: call the legislature into session.
  4. To order or request to undertake a particular activity or work; summon: She was called for jury duty. He was called to the priesthood.
  5. To give the command for; order: call a work stoppage.
  6. To communicate or try to communicate with by telephone: called me at nine.
  7. To dial (a telephone number): call 911 for help.
  8. To lure (prey) by imitating the characteristic cry of an animal: call ducks.
  9. To cause to come to the mind or to attention: a story that calls to mind an incident in my youth.
  10. To name: What will you call the baby?
  11. To consider or regard as being of a particular type or kind; characterize: Let's call the game a draw. I'd hardly call him a good manager.
  12. To designate; label: Nobody calls me a liar.
  13. To demand payment of: call a loan.
  14. To require the presentation of (a bond) for redemption before maturity.
  15. To force the sale of (a stock or commodity) by exercising a call option.
  16. Sports To stop or postpone (a game) because of bad weather, darkness, or other adverse conditions.
  17. Sports To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee: call a runner out; call a penalty for holding.
  18. Sports To indicate a decision in regard to: calling balls and strikes; called a close play at home plate.
  19. Sports To give the orders or signals for: a quarterback who called a poor play.
  20. Games To describe the intended outcome of (one's billiard shot) before playing.
  21. Games To equal the bet of (the preceding bet or bettor) in a poker game.
  22. To indicate or characterize accurately in advance; predict: It is often difficult to call the outcome of an election. See Synonyms at predict.
  23. To challenge the truthfulness or genuineness of: called the debater on a question of fact.
  24. To shout directions in rhythm for (a square dance).
  25. To speak loudly; shout: a swimmer who was calling for help.
  26. To utter a characteristic cry. Used of an animal: geese calling in early morning.
  27. To communicate or try to communicate with someone by telephone: I called twice, but no one answered.
  28. To pay a short visit: We called to pay our respects. He called on the neighbors but they weren't home.
  29. A loud cry; a shout.
  30. The characteristic cry of an animal.
  31. A sound or an instrument made to imitate such a cry, used as a lure: a moose call.
  32. A telephone communication or connection.
  33. Need or occasion: There was no call for an apology.
  34. Demand: There isn't much call for buggy whips today.
  35. A claim on a person's time or life: the call of duty.
  36. A short visit, especially one made as a formality or for business or professional purposes.
  37. A summons or invitation.
  38. A signal, such as that made by a horn or bell.
  39. The sounding of a horn to encourage hounds during a hunt.
  40. A strong inner urge or prompting; a vocation: a call to the priesthood.
  41. The strong attraction or appeal of a given activity or environment: the call of the wild; answered the call of the desert.
  42. A roll call.
  43. A notice of rehearsal times posted in a theater.
  44. Sports A decision made by an umpire or referee.
  45. Sports An announced description of a game or race, as by a sportscaster.
  46. A direction or series of directions rhythmically called out to square dancers.
  47. A demand for payment of a debt.
  48. A demand to submit bonds to the issuer for redemption before the maturity date.
  49. An option to buy a certain quantity of a stock or commodity for a specified price within a specified time.
  50. A demand for payment due on stock bought on margin when the value has shrunk.
  51. call back To communicate the need for (someone) to return from one situation or location to a previous one: Management called the laid-off workers back.
  52. call back To telephone or radio (a person) who has called previously: I called her back at noon.
  53. call back To recall (a defective product) for repair: The company has called back all such models built in 1990.
  54. call down To find fault with; reprimand: The teacher called me down for disobedience.
  55. call down To invoke, as from heaven.
  56. call for To appear, as on someone else's premises, in order to get: My chauffeur will call for you at seven.
  57. call for To be an appropriate occasion for: This news calls for champagne.
  58. call for To require; demand: work that calls for patience.
  59. call forth To evoke; elicit: a love song that calls forth sad memories.
  60. call in To take out of circulation: calling in silver dollars.
  61. call in To summon for assistance or consultation: call in a specialist.
  62. call in To communicate with another by telephone: Has the boss called in today?
  63. call off To cancel or postpone: call off a trip; called the trip off.
  64. call off To restrain or recall: Call off your dogs.
  65. call on To order or request to undertake a particular activity: called on our friends to help.
  66. call out To cause to assemble; summon: call out the guard.
  67. call out To challenge to a duel.
  68. call up To summon to active military service: called up reserve troops for active duty.
  69. call up To cause one to remember; bring to mind: stories that call up old times.
  70. call up To bring forth for action or discussion; raise.
  71. call upon To order; require: I call upon you to tell the truth.
  72. call upon To make a demand or a series of demands on: Social institutions are now being called upon to provide assistance to the homeless.
  73. call a spade a spade To speak directly, precisely, and forthrightly.
  74. in To raise doubts about.
  75. call it a day Informal To stop what one has been doing, for the remainder of the day or at least for the present.
  76. call it a night Informal To stop what one has been doing, for the remainder of the night.
  77. call it quits Informal To stop working or trying; quit.
  78. call names To speak to or about another in offensive terms.
  79. call of nature A need to urinate or defecate. Often used with answer: He left the room to answer the call of nature.
  80. call (someone's) bluff To challenge another with a display of strength or confidence.
  81. shots Informal To exercise authority; be in charge.
  82. on call Available when summoned for service or use: physicians who were on call for 48 hours.
  83. on call Subject to payment on demand.
  84. within call Close enough to come if summoned: The nurse is within call if you need him.

Malayalam Meaning

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× വിളിച്ചുണര്‍ത്തുക - Vilichunar‍ththuka | Vilichunar‍thuka
× ഹ്രസ്വസന്ദര്‍ശനം - Hrasvasandhar‍shanam | Hraswasandhar‍shanam
× ഹൂതി - Hoothi
× ഹാവം - Haavam | Havam
× ഒരു കമ്പ്യൂട്ടര്‍ പ്രോഗ്രാമിനെയോ നിലവിലുള്ള മറ്റൊരു പ്രോഗ്രാമിനെയോ പ്രവര്‍ത്തന സജ്ജമാക്കുക - Oru Kampyoottar‍ Prograamineyo Nilavilulla Mattoru Prograamineyo Pravar‍ththana Sajjamaakkuka | Oru Kampyoottar‍ Programineyo Nilavilulla Mattoru Programineyo Pravar‍thana Sajjamakkuka
× ആമന്ത്രിതം - Aamanthritham | amanthritham
× കൂവല്‍ - Kooval‍
× ഹാജര്‍ വിളിക്കുക - Haajar‍ Vilikkuka | Hajar‍ Vilikkuka
× ആര്‍ത്തുവിളിക്കുക - Aar‍ththuvilikkuka | ar‍thuvilikkuka
× ആഹ്വാനം - Aahvaanam | ahvanam
× വിളി - Vili
× സന്ദര്‍ശനം നടത്തുക - Sandhar‍shanam Nadaththuka | Sandhar‍shanam Nadathuka
× ക്ഷണം - Kshanam
× പ്രാര്‍ത്ഥന - Praar‍ththana | Prar‍thana
× ആഹ്വാനം ചെയ്യുക - Aahvaanam Cheyyuka | ahvanam Cheyyuka
× ആക്രാശം - Aakraasham | akrasham
× നിഹവം - Nihavam


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Matthew 9:13

But go and learn what this means: "I desire mercy and not sacrifice.' For I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners, to repentance."

യാഗത്തിലല്ല കരുണയിൽ അത്രേ ഞാൻ പ്രസാദിക്കുന്നു എന്നുള്ളതു എന്തു എന്നു പോയി പ ിപ്പിൻ . ഞാൻ നീതിമാന്മാരെ അല്ല പാപികളെ അത്രേ വിളിപ്പാൻ വന്നതു” എന്നു പറഞ്ഞു.

Ezekiel 36:29

I will deliver you from all your uncleannesses. I will call for the grain and multiply it, and bring no famine upon you.

ഞാൻ നിങ്ങളുടെ സകല മലിനതകളും നീക്കി നിങ്ങളെ രക്ഷിക്കും; ഞാൻ നിങ്ങളുടെമേൽ ക്ഷാമം വരുത്താതെ ധാന്യം വിളിച്ചുവരുത്തി വർദ്ധിപ്പിക്കും.

Psalms 116:2

Because He has inclined His ear to me, Therefore I will call upon Him as long as I live.

അവൻ തന്റെ ചെവി എങ്കലേക്കു ചായിച്ചതുകൊണ്ടു ഞാൻ ജീവകാലമൊക്കെയും അവനെ വിളിച്ചപേക്ഷിക്കും


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