adjective un·called \ˌən-ˈkȯld\

Definition of uncalled

  1. :  not called an uncalled telephone number: such asa :  not asked for, invited, or told to come The entrance of the servant, uncalled, roused her. — Wilkie Collinsb finance :  not called up for payment … protected by paid-up and uncalled capital. — The Economistc :  not properly noted and penalized by an official an uncalled rules infraction The Czech wondered about the officiating when this flagrant foul went uncalled. — Austin Murphy — see also uncalled-for

15th Century

First Known Use of uncalled

15th century

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