call Earl

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call Earl

slang To vomit. Geez, I thought I was going to call Earl out on that boat—I felt so seasick!
See also: call, earl
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call earl

verb
See also: call, earl
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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CHARLIE WATTS (Rolling Stones drummer) THE first record that I fell in love with, apart from Billy Eckstine and Johnnie Ray-type things, was called Flamingo by a saxophone player called Earl Bostic.
Among the impressive new structures now on display, you'll find a four-metre elephant called Earl Grey, which weighs 1,210kg and took a very impressive 271,739 bricks to build.
According to Harrold, there is a chance that Prince Harry will be called earl, but it's also possible that he will be a duke like his brother, Prince William.
He recalled: "A young genius who was with me, called Earl Klugh, sat there and played three or four songs for him on duet guitar that afternoon at the club.
His brother emigrated to New Zealand and then came back to Europe to survive Gallipoli to die in a battle waged by a guy called Earl Haig who had worked out that victory lay in attrition, and with the arrival of the Americans in the war, the Germans would run out of soldiers before we did.
Henry's Hispanic, mild-mannered neighbor, Esteban (Fred D'Angelo), hasn't seen Henry for days, and out of concern, called Earl to come home.
Market leader is Earl, in memory of Tiger's father, who by coincidence was also called Earl.
In the interview, the second in a series, Mr Burrell called Earl Spencer a ``hypocrite'', claimed Diana's mother Frances Shand Kydd made ``shocking'' telephone calls to her daughter late at night and criticised Earl Spencer's decision to charge people to see her grave.
His weary recap is interrupted by Esteban (Marin), the Mexican-American neighbor who'd called Earl a week earlier, worried by Moss Sr.'s behavior.
I ended up giving a lovely chap called Earl Grey a lift back to London.
It is also apparent that the ruler of Northumbria was called earl as early as Edgar's reign--thus ruining the arguments, rightly rejected in this book, of those who wish to suppose the poem no earlier than the reign of Cnut.
Prince Harry, on the other hand, will be called Earl of Dumbarton.
It held a note dated September 29, 1906, from a steamer passenger called Earl Willard.
A move to London saw him having a hit record, Slowly Going Out Of My Head, as part of a duo called Earl and Dean, then a successful West End run in the play Bent with Sir Ian McKellen and Tom Bell.
The event that began last night ( called Earl Grey's Crown ( takes place every day until Saturday, December 17.