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Definition 1: call out loudly, as of names or numbers - [verb of communication]

(call out is a kind of ...) make known; make an announcement

"She denoted her feelings clearly"

(... is a kind of call out ) call in turn from right to left or from back to front numbers that determine some position or function

(call out has a similar meaning as ...) utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy

"`I won!' he exclaimed" "`Help!' she cried" "`I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost"

Definition 2: utter aloud; often with surprise, horror, or joy - [verb of communication]

Samples where call out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • `I won!' he exclaimed
  • `Help!' she cried
  • `I'm here,' the mother shouted when she saw her child looking lost

Synonyms for call out in the sense of this definition

(call out is a kind of ...) articulate; either verbally or with a cry, shout, or noise

"She expressed her anger" "He uttered a curse"

(... is a kind of call out ) give a command to a horse to turn to the right side

(... is a kind of call out ) express admiration and pleasure by uttering `ooh' or `aah'

"They oohed and aahed when they unwrapped the presents"

(call out has a similar meaning as ...) utter a sudden loud cry

"she cried with pain when the doctor inserted the needle" "I yelled to her from the window but she couldn't hear me"

(call out has a similar meaning as ...) call out loudly, as of names or numbers

Definition 3: challenge to a duel - [verb of communication]

Samples where call out or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Aaron Burr called out Alexander Hamilton

(call out is a kind of ...) issue a challenge to

"Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"

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