Examples of calling in a Sentence
He had always felt a calling to help others.
He experienced a calling to enter the priesthood.
Recent Examples of calling from the Web
Funeral service will be held at 11 AM Saturday March 3, 2018 at Bethel AME Church 1154 Blue Hills Ave, Bloomfield, CT with calling hours from 10 AM - 11 AM.
Paris Hilton may be fully embracing her new calling as the meme queen of Twitter, but that doesn't mean she's forgotten the importance of an Instagram presence.
This is hardly the first time politicos have had to deal with how best to combat Trump's name-calling, but the issue has taken on new urgency as the midterm elections approach.
As with so many other elections, this one at times devolved into name-calling, inflated promises and allegations of impropriety.
Talk about the inappropriateness of partners who subject their significant others to put-downs, name-calling, yelling and threats.
For weeks, the entire process has been marked by emotions and name-calling on both sides.
Name-calling, unsupported accusations and unprovable predictions do nothing but inflame emotions.
Since that game is currently scheduled for Never, we are left with the usual method of deciding such matters — statistics, arguing, name-calling and comparing the sizes of Nick Saban’s and Scott Frost’s nuclear buttons.
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First Known Use of calling
Synonym Discussion of calling
- her work as a hospital volunteer
- your employment with this firm is hereby terminated
- his occupation as a trained auto mechanic
- the ministry seemed my true calling
- her family considered medicine the only proper pursuit
- acting was my one and only métier
- the business of managing a hotel
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