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call off

verb

Definition of call off

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to draw away :  divert

  3. 2 :  cancel



Examples of call off

  1. <she was about to tell me the big news when her attention was called off by the arrival of another guest>

  2. <called off the party after half of those invited couldn't make it>



1633

First Known Use of call off

1633



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