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Meaning of CALL IN

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  1. [v]  communicate (with) by telephone; "call in to a radio station"; "call in sick"
  2. [v]  summon to a particular activity or employment; "Experts were called in"
  3. [v]  take a player out of a game in order to exchange for another player
  4. [v]  summon to enter; "The nurse called in the next patient"
  5. [v]  cause to be returned; "recall the defective auto tires"; "The manufacturer tried to call back the spoilt yoghurt"
  6. [v]  demand payment of, as of a loan; "Call a loan"
  7. [v]  pay a brief visit; "The mayor likes to call on some of the prominent citizens"
 Synonyms: call, call, call back, recall, visit, withdraw
 See Also: ask in, call, call up, come by, decommission, demand, drop by, drop in, exact, get together, invite, meet, move out, phone, remove, ring, see, send for, take, take out, telephone



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: advise with, ask, bargain, bid come, bill, call, call away, call back, call for, call forth, call out, call together, call up, cite, collogue, compare notes, confer, confer with, conjure, conjure up, consult, consult with, convene, convoke, counsel, deliberate, demand, demand payment, discuss, discuss with, dun, evoke, exchange observations, exchange views, have conversations, invite, invoice, invoke, issue an invitation, muster, muster up, negotiate, order up, page, palaver, parley, powwow, preconize, put heads together, reason with, recall, refer to, requisition, send a statement, send after, send for, serve, sit down together, sit down with, subpoena, summon, summon forth, summon up, summons, take counsel, take up with, talk over