call down

verb

Definition of call down

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to cause or entreat to descend <call down a blessing>

  3. 2 :  reprimand <called me down for being late>

Examples of call down in a sentence

  1. <I was called down by my supervisor for not catching the accounting error sooner.>

1579

First Known Use of call down

1579



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