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synonyms for calls for

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

antonyms for calls for

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

Liszt gazed at "his Hans," as he calls him, with the fondest pride, and seemed perfectly happy over his arrival.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
"I suppose the man Alessandro has something he calls a home," said the Senora, regaining herself a little.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
We always lay our notes on the table, and he takes them, looks them over, and calls out what he'll have played.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
To guide his mind into the channel of the printed exposition, he calls into play the Directory power of the attention.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
Weimar being such a "kleines Nest (little nest)," as Liszt calls it, every stranger is immediately remarked.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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)
He means that I should help him by remembering, and by making smaller calls upon him.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
It seemed incredible, and the rest of the calls were almost drowned out in the consternation that followed.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Mary had slipped from her place to meet him, and in Weston's greeting to her I had my first lesson in what the world calls manner.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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