call off


Definition of CALL OFF

transitive verb
:  to draw away :  divert
:  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>

First Known Use of CALL OFF


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