calling down[ kawl ]SEE DEFINITION OF calling down
Synonyms for calling down
- bawling out
- going over
- hard time
- piece of one's mind
- slap on wrist
- what for
Antonyms for calling down
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CALLING DOWN
Then, calling down, he added: "The moment he is in the room come up and tell me."
Did it mean that he'd seen his father and got a calling down?
Right now he could have welcomed a calling down at the hands of Big Louis.
“Fetch me the telescope, Mivins,” said the captain, calling down the hatchway.
Calling down the forecastle, I said: "Swanson, come on deck."
They ran to the second, calling down as they uncovered it: no answer.
He commends his beloved to Heaven, calling down every blessing upon her.
Men were running and calling down below, but here was silence.
"She'll have a fit if she hears me calling down to her," he said to Michael.
Constance will be calling down the stairs for me in a moment.
early 14c., from call (v.). Sense of "a short formal visit" is from 1862.