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Κύριες μεταφράσεις
ΑγγλικάΕλληνικά
call [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (telephone) (σε κάποιον)τηλεφωνάω, τηλεφωνώ ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)παίρνω ρ μ
  καλώ ρ μ
 I'll call you tomorrow to see how you are.
 Θα σου τηλεφωνήσω αύριο να δω πώς είσαι.
 Θα σε πάρω αύριο να δω πώς είσαι.
call [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (yell for [sb](κάποιον)φωνάζω ρ μ
 Jim, your mom's calling you.
 Τζιμ, σε φωνάζει η μαμά σου.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (shout) (κάτι)φωνάζω ρ μ
 He called the names on the list and we wrote them down.
 Φώναξε τα ονόματα στη λίστα και εμείς τα σημειώσαμε.
call [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (send for, summon)καλώ ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)φωνάζω ρ μ
 Call the next candidate, please.
 Καλέστε τον επόμενο υποψήφιο, παρακαλώ.
 Φώναξε τον επόμενο υποψήφιο, σε παρακαλώ.
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (telephone)τηλεφωνάω, τηλεφωνώ ρ αμ
 If you don't want to write you can always call.
 Αν δεν θες να γράφεις γράμματα, μπορείς πάντα να τηλεφωνήσεις.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (communication by phone) (καθομιλουμένη)τηλέφωνο ουσ ουδ
  τηλεφώνημα ουσ ουδ
  κλήση ουσ θηλ
 I received a call from my bank manager today.
 Είχα τηλέφωνο από την τράπεζα σήμερα.
 Είχα ένα τηλεφώνημα από την τράπεζα σήμερα.
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Όταν κοίταξα το κινητό μου, είδα ότι είχα αρκετές αναπάντητες κλήσεις.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (shout)φωνή ουσ θηλ
 They heard a call outside the window.
 Άκουσαν μια φωνή έξω απ' το παράθυρο.
call for [sth] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informative (demand)ζήτηση ουσ θηλ
 There's little call for typewriter repair these days.
 Δεν υπάρχει πολλή ζήτηση για επιδιορθώσεις γραφομηχανών σήμερα.
call [sb] [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." often passive (name) (καθομιλουμένη)βγάζω, λέω ρ μ
  ονομάζω ρ μ
 The baby's due in three weeks but we don't know what to call her.
 Το μωρό θα γεννηθεί σε τρεις εβδομάδες, αλλά δεν ξέρουμε πως θα την βγάλουμε (or: πούμε).
 Το μωρό θα γεννηθεί σε τρεις εβδομάδες, αλλά δεν ξέρουμε πως θα την ονομάσουμε.
 
Επιπλέον μεταφράσεις
ΑγγλικάΕλληνικά
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (signal)σήμα ουσ ουδ
 Joanna's call told us she was ready to go.
call for [sth] nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (appeal)έκκληση ουσ θηλ
 The principal's call for action followed a number of problems at the school.
 Μετά τα πρόσφατα προβλήματα στο σχολείο ακολούθησε η έκκληση του διευθυντή για λήψη μέτρων.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (religion: vocation) (μεταφορικά)κλήση ουσ θηλ
  κάλεσμα ουσ ουδ
 He felt the call to the priesthood after his visit to Lourdes.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (summons)κλήση ουσ θηλ
  (δικαστήριο: ως μάρτυρας)κλήτευση ουσ θηλ
 He received a call to appear before the High Court.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bird sound)κάλεσμα ουσ ουδ
 You can hear the call of an owl from my bedroom.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (animal sound)ουρλιαχτό ουσ ουδ
  (λόγιος)κάλεσμα ουσ ουδ
 The call of a wolf made him sit up in his tent.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (instrument for hunting)σφυρίχτρα ουσ θηλ
 He blew his duck call and didn't have to wait long before one appeared.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (theatre: rehearsal notice) (θέατρο)κουδούνι ουσ ουδ
 She only arrived fifteen minutes before the call time.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (need)λόγος ουσ αρσ
 There's no call for tears. It was only a joke.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (cards: demand to show hands)κάνω call περίφρ
  (κατά λέξη)ζητώ να δω τα χαρτιά αντιπάλου περίφρ
 I made a call, and the other players had to reveal their cards.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (poker: equal a bet)κάνω κόλ περίφρ
  (μεταφορικά)τα βλέπω έκφρ
 He made a call with an average hand but ended up winning the pot.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (bridge: bid or pass)δήλωση ουσ θηλ
 Are you going to bid? It's your call.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (sports: umpire's judgment)απόφαση ουσ θηλ
 The player disagreed with the umpire's call.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (finance: right to purchase)δικαίωμα αγοράς φρ ως ουσ ουδ
 Buying calls is a popular strategy for investors.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (finance: demand for payment)ειδοποίηση ουσ θηλ
 This is your final call for payment.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (judgement)απόφαση, επιλογή ουσ θηλ
 Canceling the event was a good call, given the weather.
call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (visit)επίσκεψη ουσ θηλ
 The receptionist said I couldn't talk to the doctor right then, because she was out on a call.
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (shout, cry)φωνάζω ρ αμ
 Wade was so loud that I could hear him calling even from far away.
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (visit) (μεταφορικά: από κάπου)περνάω ρ αμ
 I'll call tomorrow morning on the way to work.
 Θα περάσω αύριο το πρωί, πηγαίνοντας στη δουλειά.
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (demand a card)μη διαθέσιμη μετάφραση
 It's my turn and I'm going to call.
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (poker: equal a bet)κάνω κόλ περίφρ
 Do you want to call or raise?
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (bird, animal: make sound)καλώ ρ αμ
 Is that an owl calling?
call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make a request)καλώ ρ μ
  (από κπ)ζητώ ρ αμ
  (σε κπ)απευθύνομαι, στρέφομαι ρ αμ
 They called upon her to find a solution to their problems.
call to [sb] vi + prep (yell to get [sb]'s attention)φωνάζω ρ μ
call [sb] to [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (summon to religious vocation)καλώ ρ μ
  νιώθω το κάλεσμα περίφρ
 God called him to the priesthood.
 Ο Θεός τον κάλεσε για να γίνει ιερέας.
call [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (awaken)ξυπνάω ρ αμ
 Would you like to be called in the morning?
 Θα ήθελες να σε ξυπνήσουμε το πρωί;
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (proclaim) (αθλητικά)δίνω ρ μ
  (ότι/πως)κρίνω, αποφασίζω ρ μ
 The umpire called the ball out.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (hunting: lure)παρασέρνω ρ μ
 He called the grouse into the open.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (demand payment)γίνομαι απαιτητός ρ έκφρ
 The debt could be called at any moment.
 Το χρέος θα μπορούσε να γίνει απαιτητό ανά πάσα στιγμή.
call [sb] [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (label)αποκαλώ ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)λέω ρ μ
 How dare you call me a cheat!
 Πώς τόλμησες να με αποκαλέσεις απατεώνα!
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Μαμά, η αδερφή μου με είπε χαζή!
call [sth] [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (consider) (κάτι ως κάτι)θεωρώ ρ μ
  (ανεπίσημο: ότι)λέω ρ μ
 I call it a scandal.
 Το θεωρώ σκάνδαλο.
 Λέω ότι είναι σκάνδαλο.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (convene)συγκαλώ ρ μ
 They've called a meeting for tomorrow morning.
call [sb] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (attract)καλώ ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)φωνάζω ρ μ
 The sea was calling him.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (order into effect)ορίζω ρ μ
  (τέλος)δίνω ρ μ
 Union leaders called an end to the strike after two weeks.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (sports: end due to conditions)λήγω ρ μ
 The game was called due to the rain.
call [sth] [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (estimate)λέω ρ μ
 Let's call it three miles from here to there.
 Ας πούμε πως είναι τρία μίλια από εδώ ως εκεί.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (cards: demand to see a hand)ζητάω να δω περίφρ
 After the third round, anyone may call the hand.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (poker: equal a bet) (μεταφορικά)τα βλέπω έκφρ
 I'll call your ten and raise you ten.
call [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." informal (forecast correctly)δηλώνω ρ μ
 In American pool, you have to call your shot before you play it.
  Λείπει κάτι σημαντικό; Αναφέρετε τυχόν λάθη ή προτείνετε βελτιώσεις.

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Σύνθετοι τύποι:
ΑγγλικάΕλληνικά
above and beyond the call of duty,
beyond the call of duty
advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
(more than required)επιδεικνύοντας υπερβάλλοντα ζήλο περίφρ
  ξεπερνώντας τα όρια του καθήκοντος περίφρ
 He was honored for performing above and beyond the call of duty.
at [sb]'s beck and call,
at the beck and call of [sb]
exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
(available to serve you at any time)στη διάθεση σου, στη διάθεσή σου ανά πάσα στιγμή φρ ως επίρ
  (χιουμοριστικό)στις διαταγές σου φρ ως επίρ
 I will be at your beck and call.
bird call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (song of a bird)κελάηδισμα ουσ ουδ
bird call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (device: mimics birdsong)συσκεύη που μιμείται το κελάηδισμα των πουλιών
booty call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US, slang (phone call for sex)τηλεφωνικό σεξ επίθ + ουσ ουδ
booty call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US, slang (person called for sex) (αργκό, μειωτικό)ξεπέτα ουσ θηλ
 I wasn't that into her but she was a good booty call.
bugle call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (military signal, tune)προσκλητήριο σάλπισμα επίθ + ουσ ουδ
 Reveille is a famous bugle call that wakes up military personal at dawn.
call a halt to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (order an end to, stop)παύω, σταματώ ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)βάζω τέρμα έκφρ
 The machine broke, so the foreman called a halt to the work.
 Το μηχάνημα χάλασε κι έτσι ο εργοδηγός έπαυσε τις εργασίες.
 Το μηχάνημα χάλασε κι έτσι ο εργοδηγός έβαλε τέρμα στην εργασία.
call a spade a spade v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (speak frankly, plainly) (μεταφορικά)λέω τα σύκα-σύκα και τη σκάφη-σκάφη έκφρ
  λέω τα πράγματα με το όνομα τους έκφρ
 Louise has never been afraid of calling a spade a spade.
call at [sth] vi + prep (train: stop at stations)κάνω στάση περίφρ
 This train will call at Bromley South and London King's Cross.
 Το τρένο θα κάνει στάση στους σταθμούς Μπρόμλι Σάουθ και Λόντον Κινγκς Κρος.
call attention to [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (point [sth] out)εφιστώ την προσοχή σε κτ περίφρ
call [sb] away,
call away [sb]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(summon [sb])καλώ ρ μ
  φωνάζω ρ μ
 The doctor was suddenly called away, so he is not in the office today.
 Ο γιατρός κλήθηκε ξαφνικά, γι' αυτό και δεν είναι σήμερα στο ιατρείο.
call back vi + prep (return a phone call)παίρνω τηλέφωνο έκφρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)παίρνω πίσω έκφρ
 I'll call back when I can.
 Θα σε πάρω τηλέφωνο όταν μπορέσω.
call [sb] back vtr + prep (return phone call to)παίρνω τηλέφωνο έκφρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)παίρνω πίσω έκφρ
 I'll call her back later.
 Θα την πάρω τηλέφωνο αργότερα.
call box nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (public phone booth)τηλεφωνικός θάλαμος επίθ + ουσ αρσ
 Do they still have those red-and-glass telephone call boxes on the streets in London?
call center (US),
call centre (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(phone-in service)τηλεφωνικό κέντρο επίθ + ουσ ουδ
 If you need technical support you can contact the call center.
call collect v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." US (reverse phone charges)τηλεφωνώ σε κπ με δική του χρέωση περίφρ
  καλώ με χρέωση του αποδέκτη περίφρ
 Επειδή δεν είχε χρήματα, τηλεφώνησε στους γονείς του με δική τους χρέωση.
call [sb] down vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." US, informal (reprimand [sb], tell [sb] off) (καθομιλουμένη)κατσαδιάζω ρ μ
  (αργκό: σε κάποιον)τη λέω έκφρ
call each other names v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (exchange insults) (καθομιλουμένη)ανταλλάσσω βρισιές ρ εκφρ
 Children love to call each other silly names like Poopy-Head.
call for [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (demand, request)ζητώ ρ μ
  απαιτώ ρ μ
 The senator called for an investigation. The judge's bailiff called for silence in the courtroom.
call for [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (require) (μεταφορικά)επιβάλλω ρ μ
  χρειάζομαι ρ μ
  (με γενική)χρήζω ρ μ
  (συνταγή)λέω ρ μ
 The recipe calls for brown sugar, not white sugar. The situation calls for a calm, deliberate response.
call for [sth] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (forecast)προβλέπω ρ μ
 The forecast calls for clear skies and warm temperatures.
 Το δελτίο καιρού προβλέπει καθαρό ουρανό και υψηλές θερμοκρασίες.
call for papers nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (academics: request for articles) (εργασιών, περιλήψεων)πρόσκληση υποβολής φρ ως ουσ θηλ
 They've just published a call for papers for next year's conference.
call for tenders nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (business: invitation to bid)πρόσκληση υποβολής προσφορών φρ ως ουσ θηλ
call [sb] forth,
call forth [sb]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(summon)καλώ για παρουσίαση έκφρ
call girl,
call-girl
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(female prostitute: appointments by phone) (ξενικό)κολ γκερλ ουσ ουδ άκλ
  (αργκό)βιζιτού ουσ θηλ
call [sb] in,
call in [sb]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
(summon)προσκαλώ, καλώ ρ μ
 It's time to call the children in for supper.
 Είναι ώρα να καλέσουμε τα παιδιά για βραδινό.
call in vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." UK (visit)έρχομαι ρ αμ
  έρχομαι επίσκεψη έκφρ
 Grandma and Grandad called in today and we all had tea.
 Ο παππούς και η γιαγιά ήρθαν επίσκεψη σήμερα και ήπιαμε όλοι τσάι.
call in on [sb] vi phrasal + prep UK (visit)επισκέπτομαι ρ μ
  κάνω επίσκεψη σε κπ περίφρ
  (καθομιλουμένη)περνάω από κπ περίρφ
call in at [sth] vi phrasal + prep UK (visit briefly) (μεταφορικά)περνώ από κάπου για λίγο περίφρ
  περνάω στα πεταχτά από κάπου περίφρ
 I just need to call in at the office on the way home to pick up some paperwork. We called in at Bristol on our way to London.
 Καθώς θα πηγαίνω σπίτι, θα πρέπει, απλώς, να περάσω για λίγο από το γραφείο να μαζέψω μερικά χαρτιά. Περάσαμε για λίγο από το Μπρίστολ, καθώς πηγαίναμε στο Λονδίνο.
call in,
also UK: ring in,
phone in
vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
(phone)τηλεφωνώ ρ αμ
 Radio listeners are encouraged to call in to make comments.
 Οι ακροατές του ραδιοφώνου παροτρύνονται να τηλεφωνήσουν για να κάνουν σχόλια.
call-in (US),
phone-in (UK)
adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."
(show, etc.: phone-in)στην οποία τηλεφωνεί το κοινό και βγαίνει στον αέρα
 He hosts a call-in show on the local radio station.
 Είναι ο παρουσιαστής μιας εκπομπής του τοπικού ραδιοφωνικού σταθμού στην οποία μπορούν να τηλεφωνήσουν οι ακροατές και να βγουν στον αέρα.
call in sick,
phone in sick
vi phrasal + adj
(notify boss you will be off sick)λέω στην δουλειά πως είμαι άρρωστος έκφρ
call [sth] into question,
call into question [sth]
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(cast doubt on [sth])αμφισβητώ ρ μ
call it a day v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (stop doing [sth](καθομιλουμένη)σταματώ δραστηριότητα ρ εκφρ
 I've been working for hours, I'm going to call it a day.
call it quits v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (stop, end) (καθομιλουμένη)τα παρατάω έκφρ
 I'm too tired to continue; I'm calling it quits.
call letters nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors." (TV, radio station: code)αριθμός ουσ αρσ
call [sb] names v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (insult [sb])βρίζω κάποιον ρ μ
 In school, Ralph was a bully and called me names.
call of duty nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (responsibilities)η φωνή του καθήκοντος έκφρ
 He was honored for service above and beyond the call of duty.
call [sth] off,
call off [sth]
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
often passive (cancel)ακυρώνω, ματαιώνω ρ μ
 The town's annual picnic was called off due to rain.
 Το ετήσιο πικ νικ της πόλης ακυρώθηκε (or: ματαιώθηκε) εξαιτίας της βροχής.
call on [sb] for [sth],
call upon
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(seek help)απευθύνομαι ρ αμ
  στρέφομαι ρ αμ
 John called on his friends for support.
 Ο Τζον απευθύνθηκε στους φίλους του για βοήθεια.
call on [sb],
call upon
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(turn to [sb] for help)στρέφομαι σε κπ, απευθύνομαι σε κπ ρ αμ + πρόθ
 When you need help, then who can you call upon if not your friends?
 Σε ποιον άλλον εκτός από τους φίλους σου θα απευθυνθείς, όταν χρειάζεσαι βοήθεια;
call on [sb] to do [sth],
call upon
vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S]
(request that [sb] do [sth])καλώ κπ να κάνει κτ περίφρ
  ζητώ από κπ να κάνει κτ περίφρ
call on [sb] vtr phrasal insepphrasal verb, transitive, inseparable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, not divisible--for example,"go with" [=combine nicely]: "Those red shoes don't go with my dress." NOT [S]"Those red shoes don't go my dress with."[/S] (visit [sb])κάνω σύντομη επίσκεψη έκφρ
 John called on Mary while she was in the hospital.
 Ο Τζον έκανε μια σύντομη επίσκεψη στη Μαίρη, ενώ αυτή ήταν στο νοσοκομείο.
call [sb] out vtr + prep (request visit)φωνάζω τεχνικό/ειδικό για επισκευή
call [sb] out vtr + prep informal (challenge)προκαλώ ρ μ
  (κπ σε κτ)προσκαλώ ρ μ
call [sb] out on [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (challenge: on [sth] said, done)προκαλώ κπ σχετικά με κτ περίφρ
call-out nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (service visit)κλήση ουσ θηλ
 As an emergency plumber, Jason often had to attend call-outs at the weekends.
 Ως υδραυλικός έκτακτης ανάγκης, ο Τζέισον έπρεπε συχνά να εξυπηρετεί κλήσεις τα Σαββατοκύριακα.
call-out n as adjnoun as adjective: Describes another noun--for example, "boat race," "dogfood." (relating to a call-out) (σε γενική)κλήσης ουσ ως επίθ
 Emergency plumbers charge enormous call-out fees.
 Οι υδραυλικοί έκτακτης ανάγκης έχουν πολύ υψηλές χρεώσεις κλήσης.
call [sb] over vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (invite, beckon)καλώ, προσκαλώ ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)φωνάζω ρ μ
 We called her over to our table to join us.
call patching nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (service connecting urgent calls)μεταβίβαση κλήσης περίφρ
call round vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (visit)επισκέπτομαι ρ μ
  (καθομιλουμένη)περνάω ρ αμ
 Peter said that he would call round sometime this afternoon.
 Ο Πίτερ είπε πως θα μας επισκεφθεί κάποια στιγμή το απόγευμα.
 Ο Πίτερ είπε πως θα περάσει κάποια στιγμή το απόγευμα.
call [sb] every name under the sun v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." figurative (repeatedly insult [sb])λούζω με βρισιές έκφρ
 You can call me every name under the sun, but it doesn't change the situation one bit.
call sign nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (tv, radio station's code)ψηφία τηλεφωνικής κλήσης ουσ ουδ πλ
call the roll,
call roll
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(take register of those present)παίρνω παρουσίες έκφρ
 The teacher called the roll at the beginning of the class.
call the shots,
call the tune
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(be in charge, make the decisions)κάνω κουμάντο έκφρ
 The pastor may think he calls the shots, but the organist really leads the worship service.
call time viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (pub: announce closing) (μπαρ)ανακοινώνω το κλείσιμο έκφρ
call time viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (put an end to [sth])παύω, σταματώ ρ μ
 When I call time, you will put down your pencils and turn your exam papers over.
call to action nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. ([sth] that motivates)έκκληση για δράση φρ ως ουσ θηλ
 The vandalism was a call to action for the townspeople to band together.
call to arms nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (rallying cry) (μεταφορικά)καλώ στα όπλα έκφρ
  επιστρατεύω ρ μ
call to arms nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (battle cry) (κυριολεκτικά, πρόσταγμα)στα όπλα επιφ
call [sth] to mind v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (remind)υπενθυμίζω ρ μ
 Your story calls to mind the day I wore my evening gown to a staff meeting.
call [sb/sth] to order v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (request silence)ησυχία παρακαλώ περίφρ
call [sth] to order v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (formally begin session) (για συζήτηση, συνέδριο, κλπ)ξεκινώ ρ μ
call [sb] together vtr + adv (summon group)συγκεντρώνω, μαζεύω ρ μ
  καλώ σε συνάντηση περίφρ
call [sb] up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." informal (phone)τηλεφωνώ ρ μ
Σχόλιο: A hyphen is used when the term is a noun
 Let's call her up and check the plans.
 Ας της τηλεφωνήσουμε για να ελέγξουμε τα σχέδια.
call [sb] up vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." usu passive (military: enlist)επιστρατεύω, κατατάσσω, στρατολογώ ρ μ
 Conscripts were called up for military service according to their birthdates.
 Οι κληρωτοί στρατολογήθηκαν για τη θητεία τους σύμφωνα με την ημερομηνία γέννησής τους.
call-up nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (order to report for military service) (καθομιλουμένη)το χαρτί άρθ ορ + ουσ ουδ
  (επίσημο)σημείωμα κατάταξης φρ ως ουσ ουδ
call-girl adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (relating to prostitution)των call girl, των κολ γκερλ περίφρ
  που ταιριάζει σε εκδιδόμενη περίφρ
callback number,
call-back number
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(phone number: for return call)μη διαθέσιμη μετάφραση
Σχόλιο: Δεν συναντάται ως επίθετο.
 Someone from the insurance company called while you were out; I've written down their callback number here.
close call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal, figurative (narrow escape)στο τσακ φρ ως επίρ
  παραλίγο, παρατρίχα επίρ
 Phew! That was a close call. I thought he was going to ask to see my ID.
 Αμάν! Στο τσακ τη γλιτώσαμε. Πίστευα πως θα ζητήσει να δει την ταυτότητά μου.
close call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal, figurative ([sth] hard to decide)δύσκολη απόφαση επίθ + ουσ θηλ
  δίλημμα ουσ ουδ
 It was a close call, but they declared him the winner.
cold call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (unsolicited sales call) (σε πιθανούς πελάτες)απροειδοποίητα τηλεφωνήματα, απροειδοποίητα τηλέφωνα περίφρ
 I got my start in sales by making door-to-door cold calls.
cold-call viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (make unsolicited sales calls) (με στόχο την πώληση)κάνω απροειδοποίητα τηλεφωνήματα, κάνω απροειδοποίητα τηλέφωνα περίφρ
  παίρνω τηλέφωνο απροειδοποίητα περίφρ
 He cold-called all the people on his contact list.
collect call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. US (phone: reversed charges)κλήση με χρέωση παραλήπτη περίφρ
conference call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (meeting conducted by phone)τηλεδιάσκεψη, κλήση διάσκεψης ουσ θηλ
 The advantage of a conference call is that people from all over the world can take part.
curtain call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (performers' bow at end of play)υπόκλιση ουσ θηλ
distress call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (signal indicating need for urgent help)σήμα κινδύνου έκφρ
 Making a false distress call is a criminal act in many countries.
give [sb] a call v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (phone [sb])τηλεφωνώ ρ μ
  παίρνω στο τηλέφωνο περίφρ
good call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. informal (smart decision, wise judgment)σωστή επιλογή περίφρ
Good call! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" informal (That is a wise decision) (καθομιλουμένη)πέφτω διάνα έκφρ
judgment call,
UK: judgement call
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
US (subjective decision) (υποκειμενικό)θέμα κρίσης φρ ως ουσ ουδ
  θέμα επιλογής φρ ως ουσ ουδ
local call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (short-distance phone call)αστική κλήση επίθ + ουσ θηλ
 He borrowed our telephone but made a local call, so there will be no extra charge.
long-distance call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (phone call: not local area)υπεραστικό τηλεφώνημα επίθ + ουσ ουδ
  υπεραστική κλήση επίθ + ουσ θηλ
 Have at least five dollars ready for a long-distance call.
make a call v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (phone [sb])κάνω ένα τηλεφώνημα, παίρνω ένα τηλέφωνο περίφρ
 Do you mind waiting five minutes while I make a call?
make a call to [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (phone [sb])τηλεφωνώ σε κπ ρ αμ + πρόθ
  παίρνω κπ τηλέφωνο περίφρ
  (επίσημο)καλώ ρ μ
 Hold on a second, I just have to make a call to my supervisor.
 Περίμενε μια στιγμή. Πρέπει να τηλεφωνήσω στον διευθυντή μου.
on call adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (available for duty)διαθέσιμος για υπηρεσία έκφρ
 My family doctor is on call every Saturday night for patient emergencies.
 Ο οικογενειακός μου γιατρός είναι διαθέσιμος για υπηρεσία κάθε Σαββατόβραδο για έκτακτα περιστατικά ασθενών.
pay a call on [sb],
pay [sb] a call
v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
(visit)επισκέπτομαι ρ μ
 The doctor will pay you a call tomorrow.
phone call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. abbr (telephone call)τηλεφώνημα ουσ ουδ
 I had a phone call from your mother today.
 Είχα ένα τηλεφώνημα από τη μητέρα σου σήμερα.
port of call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (ship: stop during a journey)στάση ουσ θηλ
  σταθμός ουσ αρσ
 The Caribbean cruise includes 14 ports of call in 11 countries.
port of call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (place visited)προορισμός, σταθμός ουσ αρσ
 Las Vegas is the port of call for those interested in glitz and gambling.
roll call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (register of names read aloud) (διαδικασία)παρουσίες ουσ θηλ πλ
Σχόλιο: Δεν υπάρχει ακριβής αντιστοιχία.
 The squadron turned out for roll call.
roll call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (long list of names)λίστα ουσ θηλ
  λίστα ονομάτων φρ ως ουσ θηλ
 I'm a long way down the roll call so my chances of getting the job are small.
take a call v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (accept a telephone call)απαντάω σε ένα τηλεφώνημα, απαντάω σε μια κλήση περίφρ
  (καθομιλουμένη: το τηλέφωνο)το σηκώνω περίφρ
 I'm sorry to interrupt but I need to step outside to take a call. I may need to take a call during the meeting.
 Λυπάμαι για τη διακοπή, αλλά πρέπει να βγω έξω για να το σηκώσω.
telephone call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (contact by phone)τηλεφώνημα ουσ ουδ
toll call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (premium-rate phone call)υπεραστικό τηλεφώνημα ουσ ουδ
 You have to make a toll call to get the information.
trunk call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. UK (long-distance phone call)υπεραστικό τηλεφώνημα επίθ + ουσ ουδ
  υπεραστικό επίθ ως ουσ ουδ
wake-up call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (phone call to wake [sb])τηλεφώνημα για να ξυπνήσει κάποιον περίφρ
  (επίσημο)τηλεφώνημα αφύπνισης φρ ως ουσ ουδ
 Matthew asked the hotel to send a wake-up call to his room in the morning.
wake-up call nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative (warning)προειδοποίηση ουσ θηλ
  (μεταφορικά)καμπανάκι ουσ ουδ
 It was a real wake-up call when she realized her daughter was gone.
  Λείπει κάτι σημαντικό; Αναφέρετε τυχόν λάθη ή προτείνετε βελτιώσεις.
Ο όρος 'call' βρέθηκε επίσης στις εγγραφές:
In the English description:
Collocations: call your [parents, friend, work], a [phone, telephone, conference, prank] call, call [us, this number] now, more...

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