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recall

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of recall

  1. 1 a particular act or instance of recalling or the thing remembered his recall of the events of that turbulent time is significantly different from the accounts of other eyewitnesses Synonyms anamnesis, memory, recollection, remembrance, reminiscenceRelated Words flashback; memento, memorial, reminder, souvenir, token; association

  2. 2 the act of putting an end to something planned or previously agreed to we can't get a refund on the plane tickets, so the trip is beyond recall Synonyms abandonment, abortion, calling, calling off, dropping, cancellation, recision, repeal, rescission, revocationRelated Words annulment, invalidation, neutralization, nullification, voidance; abolishment, abolition, ending, halting, stopping, termination; giving up, relinquishment, surrender; reversal, rollbackNear Antonyms beginning, commencement, initiation; engagement, undertakingAntonyms continuation


recall

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of recall

  1. 1 to bring back to mind I don't recall meeting you before Synonyms flash back (to), hark back (to), harken back (to), hearken back (to), mind [chiefly dialect], remember, recollect, reminisce (about), reproduce, think (of)Related Words recapture, recur; educe, elicit, evoke, extract, raise, remind; relive; representNear Antonyms misremember; disregard, ignore, neglect, overlook; lose, miss; blank (out)Antonyms disremember, forget, unlearn

  2. 2 to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to) I'll recall my purchase order if the company refuses to guarantee that it'll arrive before Christmas Synonyms abandon, abort, call, call off, cry off, drop, cancel, repeal, rescind, revoke, scrap, scrubRelated Words abrogate, annul, invalidate, nullify, void, write off; recant, retract, take back, withdraw; countermand, reverse, roll back; break off, discontinue, end, halt, stop, terminate; hold back, interrupt, suspend; give up, relinquish, surrenderNear Antonyms engage, pledge, promise; begin, commence, initiate, start; take on, take up, undertakeAntonyms continue, keep


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