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calls on

phrase
variants: or calls upon
present tense third-person singular of call on

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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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“Calls on.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/calls%20on. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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