Definition of 'call up'
Example sentences containing 'call up'
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When I call up and ask for information, people get weird with me,' he said. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Reservists have been called up and troops have been moved to the border. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Jean-Paul had received his call-up papers and disappeared. THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2004)Before his call-up, he had told her, he had run a market stall. THE HARDIE INHERITANCE (2004)He knew this was unfair, that Hollis ' job as a detective had excluded him from military call-up. AMAGANSETT (2004)
Trends of 'call up'
Used Occasionally. call up is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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