1. [ verb ] bring forward for consideration
Synonyms: bring_forward

: "The case was called up in court"

Related terms: raise
2. [ verb ] recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection
Synonyms: remember recall think recollect call_back remind retrieve

: "I can't remember saying any such thing" "I can't think what her last name was" "can you remember her phone number?" "Do you remember that he once loved you?" "call up memories"

Related terms: forget recognize review know remember idea recall recall think retrieval
3. [ verb ] (telecommunications) get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone
Synonyms: call telephone phone ring

"I tried to call you all night" "Take two aspirin and call me in the morning"

Related terms: telecommunicate call_in cell_phone call telephone call telephone caller dial
4. [ verb ] (military) call to arms; of military personnel
Synonyms: rally mobilize mobilise
Related terms: demobilize call rally mobilization
5. [ noun ] (military) an order to report for military duty
Related terms: summons military
Similar spelling:   Calpe