call

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call

In addition to the idioms beginning with call, also see above and beyond (the call of duty); at someone's beck and call; close call; dressing (calling) down; no call for; on call; pay a call; pot calling the kettle black; too close to call; uncalled for; wake-up call; within call.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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