Phrasal Verb: Call for

Call for

Meaning: Demand

Example: The Opposition party CALLED FOR the minister's resignation after the scandal broke.

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Call for

Meaning: Go to collect something

Example: The courier CALLED FOR your parcel, but I told him it wasn't ready yet.

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Call for

Meaning: Telephone for something

Example: I'll CALL FOR a cab right away.

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Call for

Meaning: Go and collect someone to take them out

Example: I'll CALL FOR you at seven, so be ready because the film starts at half past.

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Call for

Meaning: Require

Example: An emergency like this CALLS FOR some pretty drastic action.

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