Synonyms for recall

Synonyms for (noun) recall

Synonyms: recall

Definition: the act of removing an official by petition

Similar words: abrogation, annulment, repeal

Definition: the act of abrogating; an official or legal cancellation


Synonyms: recollection, reminiscence, recall

Definition: the process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort)

Usage: he has total recall of the episode

Similar words: memory, remembering

Definition: the cognitive processes whereby past experience is remembered

Usage: he can do it from memory; he enjoyed remembering his father


Synonyms: recall

Definition: a bugle call that signals troops to return

Similar words: bugle call

Definition: a signal broadcast by the sound of a bugle


Synonyms: recall

Definition: a call to return

Usage: the recall of our ambassador

Similar words: call

Definition: a request

Usage: many calls for Christmas stories; not many calls for buggywhips


Synonyms: callback, recall

Definition: a request by the manufacturer of a defective product to return the product (as for replacement or repair)

Similar words: asking, request

Definition: the verbal act of requesting

Synonyms for (verb) recall

Synonyms: recall

Definition: cause one's (or someone else's) thoughts or attention to return from a reverie or digression

Usage: She was recalled by a loud laugh

Similar words: focus, concentrate, center, centre, rivet, pore

Definition: direct one's attention on something

Usage: Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies


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: hark back, return, recall, come back

Definition: go back to something earlier

Usage: This harks back to a previous remark of his

Similar words: denote, refer

Definition: have as a meaning

Usage: `multi-' denotes `many'


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


Synonyms: recall

Definition: make unavailable; bar from sale or distribution

Usage: The company recalled the product when it was found to be faulty

Similar words: strike down, cancel

Definition: declare null and void; make ineffective

Usage: Cancel the election results; strike down a law


Synonyms: recall, echo

Definition: call to mind

Usage: His words echoed John F. Kennedy

Similar words: resemble

Definition: appear like; be similar or bear a likeness to

Usage: She resembles her mother very much; This paper resembles my own work