a shivaree; callithump.
Midwestern U.S.. Also called callithump parade. a children’s mummer’s parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.
to cry out in a loud voice; shout: He called her name to see if she was home. to command or request to come; summon: to call a dog; to call a cab; to call a witness. to ask or invite to come: Will you call the family to dinner? to communicate or try to […]
a pitch not swung at by a batter but ruled a strike by the umpire.
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a person or thing that calls. a person who makes a short visit. Dance. a person who directs the movements of dancers, as at a hoedown or square dance, by calling out the successive figures as the music plays. (of fruit, fish, vegetables, etc.) fresh; recently picked or caught. refreshing. Contemporary Examples The Election Has […]