Definitions for callingˈkɔ lɪŋ
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word calling
career, calling, vocation(noun)
the particular occupation for which you are trained
A strong urge to become religious.
A job or occupation.
the act of one who calls; a crying aloud, esp. in order to summon, or to attact the attention of, some one
a summoning or convocation, as of Parliament
a divine summons or invitation; also, the state of being divinely called
a naming, or inviting; a reading over or reciting in order, or a call of names with a view to obtaining an answer, as in legislative bodies
one's usual occupation, or employment; vocation; business; trade
the persons, collectively, engaged in any particular professions or employment
title; appellation; name
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'calling' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2604
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'calling' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2102
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
We heard them calling for us.
Every calling is great when greatly pursued.
No one's calling on air strikes on Assad now.
We really should start calling the law SCOTUScare.
I don't understand why they are calling an election.
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