call to (someone)

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call to (someone)

To shout to someone in an attempt to draw attention to oneself. I called to my best friend when I saw her walking down the street, but she had headphones on and couldn't hear me. I had so many grocery bags to bring inside that I had to call to my husband to come help.
See also: call

call to someone

to shout to get someone's attention. I called to Fred, but he didn't hear me. Did you hear me call to you?
See also: call
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A call to one of their inspectors for detailed information about the administrative and safety requirements of your construction workplace might be just the caring and responsible thing needed in your situation.
prescriptions and refills of nevirapine should come with a new patient package insert, which will tell patients what they most need to know to use the drug safely--including a description of symptoms which should lead to an immediate call to one's physician, who may decide to stop the drug permanently.