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[kɔːl] [kɔl]

  • vi. 呼叫;拜访;叫牌
  • vt. 呼叫;称呼;召集
  • n. 电话;呼叫;要求;访问
  • n. (Call)人名;(瑞典、罗)卡尔;(英)考尔


call [ kɔ:l ]

  • n.
    • a telephone connection

      "she reported several anonymous calls"; " he placed a phone call to London"; " he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call"

      同义词: phone call telephone call

    • a special disposition (as if from a divine source) to pursue a particular course
    • a loud utterance; often in protest or opposition

      同义词: cry outcry yell shout vociferation

    • a demand especially in the phrase

      "the call of duty"

      同义词: claim

    • the characteristic sound produced by a bird

      同义词: birdcall birdsong song

    • a brief social visit

      "senior professors' wives no longer make afternoon calls on newcomers"; " the characters in Henry James' novels are forever paying calls on each other, usually in the parlor of some residence"

    • a demand by a broker that a customer deposit enough to bring his margin up to the minimum requirement

      同义词: margin call

    • a demand for a show of hands in a card game

      "after two raises there was a call"

    • a request

      "many calls for Christmas stories"; " not many calls for buggywhips"

    • an instruction that interrupts the program being executed

      "Pascal performs calls by simply giving the name of the routine to be executed"

    • a visit in an official or professional capacity

      "the salesman's call on a customer"

    • (sports) the decision made by an umpire or referee

      "he was ejected for protesting the call"

    • the option to buy a given stock (or stock index or commodity future) at a given price before a given date

      同义词: call option

  • v.
    • assign a specified (usually proper) proper name to

      同义词: name

    • get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone

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

      同义词: telephone call up phone ring

    • ascribe a quality to or give a name of a common noun that reflects a quality

      "He called me a bastard"; " She called her children lazy and ungrateful"

    • order, request, or command to come

      "She was called into the director's office"

      同义词: send for

    • utter a sudden loud cry

      同义词: shout shout out cry yell scream holler hollo squall

    • pay a brief visit

      "The mayor likes to call on some of the prominent citizens"

      同义词: visit call in

    • call a meeting; invite or command to meet

      "The Wannsee Conference was called to discuss the `Final Solution'"; " The new dean calls meetings every week"

    • order or request or give a command for

      "The unions called a general strike for Sunday"

    • order, summon, or request for a specific duty or activity, work, role

      "He was already called 4 times for jury duty"; " They called him to active military duty"

    • indicate a decision in regard to

      "call balls and strikes behind the plate"

    • stop or postpone because of adverse conditions, such as bad weather

      "call a football game"

    • read aloud to check for omissions or absentees
    • send a message or attempt to reach someone by radio, phone, etc.; make a signal to in order to transmit a message

      "Hawaii is calling!"; " A transmitter in Samoa was heard calling"

    • declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee

      "call a runner out"

    • utter a characteristic note or cry

      "bluejays called to one another"

    • utter in a loud voice or announce

      "He called my name"; " The auctioneer called the bids"

    • make a prediction about; tell in advance

      同义词: predict foretell prognosticate forebode anticipate promise

    • challenge (somebody) to make good on a statement; charge with or censure for an offense

      "He deserves to be called on that"

    • consider or regard as being

      "I would not call her beautiful"

    • demand payment of (a loan)

      同义词: call in

    • give the calls (to the dancers) for a square dance

      同义词: call off

    • greet, as with a prescribed form, title, or name

      "She calls him by first name"

      同义词: address

    • make a stop in a harbour

      "The ship will call in Honolulu tomorrow"

    • make a demand, as for a card or a suit or a show of hands

      "He called his trump"

      同义词: bid

    • require the presentation of for redemption before maturation
    • lure by imitating the characteristic call of an animal
    • challenge the sincerity or truthfulness of

      "call the speaker on a question of fact"

    • rouse somebody from sleep with a call

      "I was called at 5 A.M. this morning"

以上来源于: WordNet



call /kɔːl/ CET4 TEM4 ( calling, called, calls )

  • 1. 

    V-T If you call someone or something by a particular name or title, you give them that name or title. 称呼


    I always wanted to call the dog Mufty for some reason.



    "Doctor..."—"Will you please call me Sarah?"

    “…医生” — “请叫我萨拉好吗?”

  • 2. 

    V-T If you call someone or something a particular thing, you suggest they are that thing or describe them as that thing. 把…描述为; 把…说成


    The speech was interrupted by members of the Republican Party, who called him a traitor.



    She calls me lazy and selfish.


  • 3. 

    → see also so-called

  • 4. 

    to call something your own →see own

  • 5. 

    to call it quits →see quit


call /kɔːl/ ( calling, called, calls )

  • V-T

  • 1. 

    V-T If you call something, you say it in a loud voice, because you are trying to attract someone's attention. 喊


    He could hear the others downstairs calling his name.


  • 2. 

    PHRASAL VERB Call out means the same as call. 喊


    The butcher's son called out a greeting.


  • 3. 

    V-T If you call someone, you ask them to come to you by shouting to them. 喊某人过来


    She called her young son: "Here, Stephen, come and look at this!"


  • 4. 

    V-T If you call someone such as a doctor or the police, you ask them to come to you, usually by telephoning them. (打电话) 叫…来


    He screamed for his wife to call an ambulance.


  • 5. 

    V-T If someone in authority calls something such as a meeting, rehearsal, or election, they arrange for it to take place at a particular time. 安排召开; 安排举行


    We're going to call a meeting and discuss how we can work with other groups.


  • 6. 

    V-T If someone is called before a court or committee, they are ordered to appear there, usually to give evidence. 传讯; 传唤 [usu passive]


    The child waited two hours before she was called to give evidence.


  • 7. 

    V-T To call a game or sporting event means to cancel it, for example because of rain or bad light. 取消 [美国英语]


    We called the next game.


  • 8. 

    N-COUNT If there is a call for something, someone demands that it should happen. 要求


    There have been calls for a new kind of security arrangement.


  • 9. 

    N-COUNT The call of a particular bird or animal is the characteristic sound that it makes. (鸟、兽的) 叫声


    ...a wide range of animal noises and bird calls.


  • 10. 

    N-UNCOUNT If there is little or no call for something, very few people want it to be done or provided. 要求; 需求


    "Have you got just plain chocolate?"—"No, I'm afraid there's not much call for that."

    “有纯巧克力吗?” — “没有,恐怕对这种巧克力的需求不多。”

  • 11. 

    N-SING The call of something such as a place is the way it attracts or interests you strongly. 吸引力; 魅力


    But the call of the wild was simply too strong and so he set off once more.


  • 12. 

    PHRASE If someone is on call, they are ready to go to work at any time if they are needed, especially if there is an emergency. 随叫随到


    In theory I'm on call day and night.


  • 13. 

    to call someone's bluff →see bluff

  • 14. 

    to call a halt →see halt

  • 15. 

    to call something into question →see question

  • 16. 

    to call the tune →see tune


call /kɔːl/ ( calling, called, calls )


  • 1. 

    V-T If you call someone, you telephone them. 给…打电话


    Would you call me as soon as you find out? My number's in the phone book.



    A friend of mine gave me this number to call.


  • 2. 

    V-I If you call somewhere, you make a short visit there. 短暂访问


    A market researcher called at the house where my uncle was living.


  • 3. 

    N-COUNT Call is also a noun. 短暂访问


    He decided to pay a call on Tommy Cummings.


  • 4. 

    V-I When a train, bus, or ship calls somewhere, it stops there for a short time to allow people to get on or off. (火车、公共汽车或船只) 停靠


    The steamer calls at several palm-fringed ports along the way.


  • 5. 

    N-COUNT When you make a telephone call, you telephone someone. 打电话


    I made a phone call to the United States to talk to a friend.



    I've had hundreds of calls from other victims.



call for 要求;需要;提倡;邀请;为…叫喊

phone call 电话

call on 访问,拜访;号召,请求

will call (大商店的)预订零售部

call of 邀…同去

call in 召集;召来

call center 客户服务中心

telephone call 电话呼叫

call back vi. 回电;收回

make a phone call 打电话

give me a call 给我打电话

call upon 号召;要求;拜访

call up 打电话给;召集;使想起;提出

call at 拜访,访问;停靠(车站)

call home 由教堂公布结婚人姓名;自动通报

wake-up call 警钟;叫醒服务;电话叫醒服务

call out 唤起;出动;大声叫唤

conference call 电话会议

function call 函数调用;函数引用

call a taxi 打的;叫出租车


词根: call


caller 新鲜的

callable 随时可偿还的;请求即付的


calling 职业;欲望;点名;召集;邀请

caller 访客;[通信] 呼叫者;打电话者;召集员


calling 召;呼唤(call的现在分词);称之为

  call, send for, summon


call 非正式用词,含义广泛,指用说话或呼叫的形式召唤。

send for 作“召唤”解时,语气较随便,暗示委派一件工作。

summon 正式用词,指官方或正式的召集,召集者具有权力或权威性。


  call, designate, name


call 指给某人或某物取名字以某人或某物的特征称呼。

designate 指用特别的名字、符号或词句来称某人或某物。

name 含义最泛,指给人或物命名以示区别或便于记忆。


  call, scream, yell, roar, shriek, exclaim, shout, cry


call 指大声说话或喊叫,以引起某人的注意。

scream 指因恐具、快乐或痛苦而发出的尖叫声。

yell 多指求援、鼓励时的呼叫。也可指因外界因素刺激而发出尖厉声音。

roar 指发出大而深沉的声音、吼叫或咆哮。

shriek 指因惊恐、痛苦等或其它感情而发出比scream更为尖锐、刺耳的叫声。

exclaim 多指因高兴、愤怒、痛苦、惊讶等突发感情而高声喊叫。

shout 指有意识地高声喊叫,常用于提出警告、发命令或唤起注意等。

cry 一般指因恐惧、痛苦、惊奇等而喊叫。



call for 要求;需要;提倡;邀请;为…叫喊

phone call 电话

call on 访问,拜访;号召,请求

will call (大商店的)预订零售部

call of 邀…同去

call in 召集;召来

call center 客户服务中心

telephone call 电话呼叫

call back vi. 回电;收回

make a phone call 打电话

give me a call 给我打电话

call upon 号召;要求;拜访

call up 打电话给;召集;使想起;提出

call at 拜访,访问;停靠(车站)

call home 由教堂公布结婚人姓名;自动通报

wake-up call 警钟;叫醒服务;电话叫醒服务

call out 唤起;出动;大声叫唤

conference call 电话会议

function call 函数调用;函数引用

call a taxi 打的;叫出租车

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