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nature's call

noun
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Examples from the web for nature's call
  • Apparently, someone answered nature's call a bit too close to one of the private homes lining the golf course.
  • Sometimes a woodchuck will awaken to heed nature's call and move around to keep its muscles from withering away.
  • Peg received nature's call, as many of us do, while conducting the survey.
Slang definitions & phrases for nature's call

call of nature

noun phrase

The need to use the toilet, esp when urgent: Where'd he go so quickly? To answer the call of nature, naturally (1761+)


nature's call

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call of nature


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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