What does call on mean?

Definitions for call on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. call on, turn(verb)

    have recourse to or make an appeal or request for help or information to

    "She called on her Representative to help her"; "She turned to her relatives for help"


  1. call on(Verb)

    To visit (a person); to pay a call to.

  2. call on(Verb)

    To select (a student).

  3. call on(Verb)

    To request or ask something of (a person); to select for a task.

  4. call on(Verb)

    To correct; to point out an error or untruth.

Anagrams for call on »

  1. clonal, NoCall, on call


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of call on in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of call on in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Indian Proverb:

    Call on God, but row away from the rocks.

  2. Nicolas Sarkozy:

    We call on all Republicans to rally around us.

  3. Samantha Power:

    Again, we call on Russia to release Nadezhda Savchenko.

  4. Moumina Cheriff Sy:

    I call on all patriots to mobilize and defend the motherland.

  5. Bill Clinton:

    You are very rude, and I'm not ever going to call on you, thank you.

Images & Illustrations of call on

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