consider or regard as being; "I would not call her beautiful"
a demand by a broker that a customer deposit enough to bring his margin up to the minimum requirement
send a message or attempt to reach someone by radio, phone, etc.; make a signal to in order to transmit a message; "Hawaii is calling!"; "A transmitter in Samoa was heard calling"
challenge the sincerity or truthfulness of; "call the speaker on a question of fact"
read aloud to check for omissions or absentees; "Call roll"
utter in a loud voice or announce; "He called my name"; "The auctioneer called the bids"
indicate a decision in regard to; "call balls and strikes behind the plate"
order, summon, or request for a specific duty or activity, work, role; "He was already called 4 times for jury duty"; "They called him to active military duty"
give the calls (to the dancers) for a square dance
order or request or give a command for; "The
the face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours
a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called
the circular graduated indicator on various measuring instruments
choose by means of a dial; "dial a telephone number"
the control on a radio or television set that is used for tuning
operate a dial to select a telephone number; "You must take the receiver off the hook before you dial"
make (bells) ring, often for the purposes of musical edification; "Ring the bells"; "My uncle rings every Sunday at the local church"
a rigid circular band of metal or wood or other material used for holding or fastening or hanging or pulling; "there was still a rusty iron hoop for tying a horse"
ring or echo with sound; "the hall resounded with laughter"
jewelry consisting of a circlet of precious metal (often set with jewels) worn on the finger; "she had rings on every finger"; "he noted that she wore a wedding band"
a platform usually marked off by ropes in which contestants box or wrestle
a characteristic sound; "it has the ring of sincerity"
the sound of a bell ringing; "the distinctive ring of the church bell"; "the ringing of the telephone"; "the tintinnabulation that so voluminously swells from the ringing and the dinging of the bells"--E. A. Poe
an association of criminals; "police tried to break up the gang