Definitions of called

  1. given or having a specified name; " they called his name Jesus"; " forces... which Empedocles called ` love' and ` hate'"; " an actor named Harold Lloyd"; " a building in Cardiff named the Temple of Peace"
  2. known or spoken of as; " though she is named Katherine, she is called Kitty"
  3. of Call

Usage examples for called

  1. " I called on Miss Bannister," he said, " but she was not at home, so I came back here." – The Girl at Cobhurst by Frank Richard Stockton
  2. " I've heard it called hard," she said. – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  3. " All right," he called – The Charm of Ireland by Burton Egbert Stevenson
  4. " Don't go too far," she called after him. – A Round Dozen by Susan Coolidge
  5. And I'll be on hand by the time your case is called – Torchy and Vee by Sewell Ford