call for

Verb1.call for - express the need or desire for; ask for; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"
Synonyms: request, bespeak, quest
2.call for - require as useful, just, or proper; "It takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually requires hard work"; "This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"; "This intervention does not postulates a patient's consent"
3.call for - request the participation or presence of; "The organizers invite submissions of papers for the conference"
Synonyms: invite
4.call for - gather or collect; "You can get the results on Monday"; "She picked up the children at the day care center"; "They pick up our trash twice a week"
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Calking iron
call at
call attention
call back
Call bird
call box
Call boy
call center
call centre
call down
call fire
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call forth
call forwarding
call girl
call in
call into question
call it a day
call it quits
call loan
call mark
Call note
call number
Call of the house
call off
call on
call on the carpet
call one's bluff
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