What does called for mean?

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  1. Tammy Norvell:

    Her lips started turning blue, and I called for my husband and he called 911.

  2. Sister Julie Ramirez:

    He could have tased my brother or called for backup, when Officer Morrison got out of that patrol car he knew he was going to kill my brother.

  3. Brian Sansoni:

    We're going to try to answer their questions in great detail as called for, but we believe the FDA already has sufficient data on these products.

  4. Elizabeth Warren:

    Pretty much the whole Republican Party, and if we’re going to be honest too many Dems, have talked about the evils of Big Government and called for deregulation.

  5. Emeasoba George:

    Anybody who holds grudges against anyone/any people is hateful/uncalled for. But, anyone who do forgive all and sundry wholly/wholeheartedly is loveful/called for.

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