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call off

verb

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1 to draw the attention or mind to something else
  • she was about to tell me the big news when her attention was called off by the arrival of another guest

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2 to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to)
  • called off the party after half of those invited couldn't make it

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The first known use of call off was in 1633

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“Call off.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/call%20off. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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