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Noun recall has 5 senses
  1. recall, callback - a request by the manufacturer of a defective product to return the product (as for replacement or repair)
    --1 is a kind of request, asking
    Derived forms: verb recall6, verb recall7
  2. recall - a call to return; "the recall of our ambassador"
    --2 is a kind of
  3. recall - a bugle call that signals troops to return
    --3 is a kind of
    bugle call
  4. recall, recollection, reminiscence - the process of remembering (especially the process of recovering information by mental effort); "he has total recall of the episode"
    --4 is a kind of memory, remembering
    --4 has particulars:
     mind; reconstruction, reconstructive memory; reproduction, reproductive memory; regurgitation
    Derived form: verb recall1
  5. recall - the act of removing an official by petition
    --5 is a kind of
    abrogation, repeal, annulment
    Derived form: verb recall4
Verb recall has 7 senses
  1. remember, retrieve, recall, call back, call up, recollect, think - recall knowledge from memory; have a recollection; "I can't remember saying any such thing"; "I can't think what her last name was"; "can you remember her phone number?"; "Do you remember that he once loved you?"; "call up memories"
    Derived form: noun recall4
    Sample sentence:
    They won't recall the story
  2. hark back, return, come back, recall - go back to something earlier; "This harks back to a previous remark of his"
    --2 is one way to denote, refer
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s PP
  3. echo, recall - call to mind; "His words echoed John F. Kennedy"
    --3 is one way to resemble
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  4. recall, call back - summon to return; "The ambassador was recalled to his country"; "The company called back many of the workers it had laid off during the recession"
    --4 is one way to call, send for
    Derived form: noun recall5
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  5. recall - cause one's (or someone else's) thoughts or attention to return from a reverie or digression; "She was recalled by a loud laugh"
    --5 is one way to
    concentrate, focus, center, centre, pore, rivet
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
  6. recall - make unavailable; bar from sale or distribution; "The company recalled the product when it was found to be faulty"
    --6 is one way to
    cancel, strike down
    Antonyms: issue, supply
    Derived form: noun recall1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  7. recall, call in, call back, withdraw - cause to be returned; "recall the defective auto tires"; "The manufacturer tried to call back the spoilt yoghurt"
    --7 is one way to take
    Derived form: noun recall1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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