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call on

phrase
variants: or call upon

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1 to place reliance or trust
  • She's the one I call on when I need a friend.
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2 to make a request of
  • She called on me for a ride to the airport.
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3 to make a request to (someone) in an earnest or urgent manner
  • They called on a specialist after other avenues had failed.
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bludge [chiefly Australian & New Zealand], cadge, mooch, sponge

ask, desire, invoke, request, sue

claim, coerce, command, compel, demand, force, insist, require

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