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recall

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of recall

  1. 1 a particular act or instance of recalling or the thing remembered <his recall of the events of that turbulent time is significantly different from the accounts of other eyewitnesses> Synonyms anamnesis, memory, recollection, remembrance, reminiscenceRelated Words flashback; memento, memorial, reminder, souvenir, token; association

  2. 2 the act of putting an end to something planned or previously agreed to <we can't get a refund on the plane tickets, so the trip is beyond recall> Synonyms abandonment, abortion, calling, calling off, dropping, cancellation, recision, repeal, rescission, revocationRelated Words annulment, invalidation, neutralization, nullification, voidance; abolishment, abolition, ending, halting, stopping, termination; giving up, relinquishment, surrender; reversal, rollbackNear Antonyms beginning, commencement, initiation; engagement, undertakingAntonyms continuation




recall

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of recall

  1. 1 to bring back to mind <I don't recall meeting you before> Synonyms flash back (to), hark back (to), harken back (to), hearken back (to), mind [chiefly dialect], remember, recollect, reminisce (about), reproduce, think (of)Related Words recapture, recur; educe, elicit, evoke, extract, raise, remind; relive; representNear Antonyms misremember; disregard, ignore, neglect, overlook; lose, miss; blank (out)Antonyms disremember, forget, unlearn

  2. 2 to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to) <I'll recall my purchase order if the company refuses to guarantee that it'll arrive before Christmas> Synonyms abandon, abort, call, call off, cry off, drop, cancel, repeal, rescind, revoke, scrap, scrubRelated Words abrogate, annul, invalidate, nullify, void, write off; recant, retract, take back, withdraw; countermand, reverse, roll back; break off, discontinue, end, halt, stop, terminate; hold back, interrupt, suspend; give up, relinquish, surrenderNear Antonyms engage, pledge, promise; begin, commence, initiate, start; take on, take up, undertakeAntonyms continue, keep




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