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synonyms for calling for

  • ask for
  • involve
  • need
  • request
  • require
  • suggest
  • want
  • inquire
  • lack
  • necessitate
  • occasion
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antonyms for calling for

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  • dislike
  • have
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How to use calling for in a sentence

Outsiders lack adequate motives for sending the notes home; issuers lack adequate motives for calling them home.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
Uncle Harry took him for walks and consoled him with rough tenderness, never calling him Black Sheep.
KIPLING STORIES AND POEMS EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOW, BOOK IIRUDYARD KIPLING
The result of this stock-taking shows that eleven volumes were unaccounted-for, a list of which is appended.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
At this stock-taking the number unaccounted-for is twenty-two, several of which are quite recent accessions to the Library.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
Do not heed the Governor-Generalʼs decree, calling you to arms, even though it cost you your lives.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
The French adopt the same derivation, calling it "asbeste" (minèral filamenteux et incombustible).
ASBESTOSROBERT H. JONES
You can then test yourself on the work by calling to mind whatever you have thus cemented together.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Donny, sobbing and calling his father's name, pushed on as well as he could by himself.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
On this the keeper went through the little foot-gate to the other side of the bar, calling out, "Come on, Jack!"
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
Edna's desire to see Mademoiselle Reisz had increased tenfold since these unlooked-for obstacles had arisen to thwart it.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO CALLING FOR

  • calling for
  • demanding
  • petitioning
  • seeking
  • soliciting
  • wanting
  • wishing
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