1. the action or sound of calling.
    "the calling of a cuckoo"
  2. a strong urge towards a particular way of life or career; a vocation.
    "those who have a special calling to minister to others' needs"
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How to use calling in a sentence?
there was no point in calling her attention to the implications of her statement, she would only take it ill.
the tribal shaman was responsible for calling upon the manitou at special ceremonies.
the government has taken the unusual step of calling home its ambassador.
holistic, sustainable design is the calling card of the green architect.
he stands before you invested in the full canonicals of his calling.
few pundits risked calling the election for either Bush or Kerry.
the ministers issued a joint statement calling for negotiations.
he considered engineering one of the highest possible callings.
touchy-feely guys calling home to talk baby talk to their kids.
those who have a special calling to minister to others' needs.
he wrote editorials calling for the desegregation of schools.
a suave, analytical type who missed his calling as a lawyer.
Bridgeman seconded Maxwell's motion calling for the reform.
residents are calling for all houses to be double-glazed.
a campaign calling for regular checks on gas appliances.
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How to say calling in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)roeping
(VERB)roep, beroep, oproep, bel
Arabic (VERB)استدعاء, داعيا, الدعوة, يدعو, تدعو, اتصل, الاتصال, تتصل, يتصل, دعوة, اتصال
Bangla কল
Bosnian (Latin) poziva
Bulgarian (VERB)обажда, призовава, наричайки, обадите, професия, свикване, извикване, разговори, повикване, нарече
Cantonese (Traditional)
Catalan (VERB)trucant, anomenant, crida, convocatòria, demanant
Chinese Simplified
Chinese Traditional
Croatian (VERB)poziva, nazivajući, zovete, zvati, zove, zovem, pozvati, zoveš, nazvao, zvali, zvao
Czech (VERB)volání, vyzývající, výzva, říkat
Danish (VERB)ringer, kalde, gerning, opfordrer, opkald, kræver, calle
Dutch (VERB)bellen, roepen, aanroepen, roeping, belt, oproep, opgeroepen, roept, verzoeken
Estonian (VERB)kutsudes, helistaja, üleskutse, nimetades, nõudes, kokkukutsumise, nõuab, nõuavad
Fijian veikacivi
Filipino pagtawag sa
Finnish (VERB)kutsuvan, soittaa, vaatii, huomio, vaaditaan
French (VERB)appelant, traites, demandant, réclamant, invitant, composant
German (VERB)Aufruf, Berufung, Ruft, anrufen, fordern, nennen, telefonieren, benennen, rief
Greek (VERB)καλώντας, κλήση, καλεί, καλούν, καλώ, ζητώντας, έκκληση, ζητούν, καλέσει, ζητά, απαιτούν
Haitian Creole rele
Hebrew (VERB)מתקשר, קורא, להתקשר, קוראת, לקרוא, קוראים, שקראת, התקשרתי, מצלצל, חיוג, טלפון
Hindi (VERB)बुला, कॉलिंग, फोन, बुलाने, कॉल, कह
Hmong Daw hu rau
Hungarian (VERB)hívó, hívás, felszólítva, hív, amelyben, hívja, nevezve, sürgetik, felhívás, kéri
Icelandic (VERB)hringja, kalla, starf, köllun
Indonesian (VERB)memanggil, menelepon, panggilan, menyebut, menghubungi
Italian (VERB)chiamata, richiamo, telefonica, invitando, denominare, chiedendo
Japanese (VERB)呼び出す, 呼び出し元, 呼び出し, 呼び出し側, 通話, 呼び出して, 呼ん, 呼んで, 呼び出した, 呼ぶ, 電話
Kiswahili (NOUN)wito, mwito
(VERB)kumwita, akiwaita, kuwaita
Klingon pong
Korean (VERB)호출, 전화, 부르기, 부르는, 부름, 통화, 부르, 이라고 칭
Latvian (VERB)aicinot, zvanot, izsaucēja, zvanīšanas, zvana, sarunu, sauca, piezvanīt, zvanu
Lithuanian (VERB)raginama, kreipiamės į, skambinti, kviečiama, iškviečiant, paskambinę, taksofono, telefono, vadiname
Malagasy antso
Malay (Latin) (VERB)memanggil, panggilan, menelefon, menyeru, menghubungi
Maltese (VERB)sejħa
Norwegian Bokmål ringer
Persian (VERB)خواستار, فراخوانی, تماس, نامیدن, تلفنی, تلفن, دعوت
Polish (VERB)wywołanie, wzywając, nazywając, telefonicznej, dzwoni, zawód, połączeń, powołania, rozmowy, Zapraszamy
Portuguese (VERB)chamar, ligar, telefonar, apelando
Querétaro Otomi xekwi 'na
Romanian (VERB)asteptare, numindu, apel, cheama, chemare, sunat, solicitând, tonuri, cere
Russian (VERB)вызова, призывая, называть, звонить, зовет, визитная, позвонить, телефону, звать
(NOUN)призвание, телефонный
Samoan valaauga
Serbian (Cyrillic) Зовем
Serbian (Latin) Zovem
Slovak (VERB)volanie, telefónnej, výzva, vyzýva, povolania, označil
(NOUN)volajúceho, telefónna, povolanie
Slovenian (VERB)kliče, pristajajo, poklic, poziv, pozval
Spanish (VERB)llamando, pidiendo, llamarme, telefónicas, convocatoria
Swedish (VERB)ringer, anropande, uppringande, kalla, yrken, kräver, uppmanar, begär
Tahitian piiraa
Tamil (VERB)அழைத்தல்
Telugu కాలింగ్
Thai (VERB)โทรศัพท์, เรียก, โทร
Tongan uiui'i
Turkish (VERB)çağırma, arama, arı, Arayan, çağrı, ara, demeye, arayıp, aradığı, diyor
Ukrainian (VERB)називаючи, покликання, заклик, виклик, назвавши, кличе, дзвонить, зателефонувавши, дзвінка
Urdu (VERB)کالنگ, بلا, کال
Vietnamese (VERB)kêu gọi, gọi, cuộc gọi
Welsh (VERB)galw, alw, ffonio
Yucatec Maya t'anik u
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