Synonyms for call back

Synonyms for (verb) call back

Synonyms: call back, recall

Definition: summon to return

Usage: The ambassador was recalled to his country; The company called back many of the workers it had laid off during the recession

Similar words: call, send for

Definition: order, request, or command to come

Usage: She was called into the director's office; Call the police!


Synonyms: call back

Definition: return or repeat a telephone call

Usage: I am busy right now--can you call back in an hour?; She left a message but the contractor never called back

Similar words: answer, reply, respond

Definition: react verbally

Usage: She didn't want to answer; answer the question; We answered that we would accept the invitation


Synonyms: call back, call in, recall, withdraw

Definition: cause to be returned

Usage: recall the defective auto tires; The manufacturer tried to call back the spoilt yoghurt

Similar words: take

Definition: take into one's possession

Usage: We are taking an orphan from Romania; I'll take three salmon steaks