call (a group) together

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call (a group) together

To ask people to gather, typically to discuss a specific topic or issue. The boss has called us together to discuss the discrepancies in the latest budget report. Do you know why Josh called everyone together tonight?
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call someone together

to request that people come together for a meeting. Please call everyone together and we'll discuss this. I called all the players together.
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References in classic literature ?
A GREAT CITY was besieged, and its inhabitants were called together to consider the best means of protecting it from the enemy.
He has called together legislative bodies at places unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the depository of their Public Records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures.
The official organs of the world allude to it, if at all, as an unimportant gathering called together to discuss certain frontier questions with which England had nothing to do.
On the receipt of your favor of the 6th instant, addressed to the Observatory of Cambridge in the name of the members of the Baltimore Gun Club, our staff was immediately called together, and it was judged expedient to reply as follows:
The Portas have dealt me this blow,' I said; and, forthwith, I went to the woods, and there I called together all the men whom I had ever served, --do you hear me, Bonaparte?
The golden feather was brought to the king in the morning, and all the council was called together.
If all zealous Protestants had been publicly urged to join an association for the avowed purpose of singing a hymn or two occasionally, and hearing some indifferent speeches made, and ultimately of petitioning Parliament not to pass an act for abolishing the penal laws against Roman Catholic priests, the penalty of perpetual imprisonment denounced against those who educated children in that persuasion, and the disqualification of all members of the Romish church to inherit real property in the United Kingdom by right of purchase or descent,--matters so far removed from the business and bosoms of the mass, might perhaps have called together a hundred people.
that he would not that brethren be called together in council, save at the will and command of the Master; leaving it free to us, as to those more worthy fathers who have preceded us in this our office, to judge, as well of the occasion as of the time and place in which a chapter of the whole Order, or of any part thereof, may be convoked.
Then we called together upon the flag-ship all our captains, to give the affair greater weight and dignity, and all the principal men of Luana.
The old man shook his head, but Harold had already called together his clear practical sense, which for an instant in the presence of this frightful blow had deserted him.
Query here: When a small sum of money is missing in a household, and the servants in general are called together to be informed of the circumstance, what do we think of the one servant in particular who speaks first, and who says, 'Do you suspect
Our message to the blocs is that we fought together and called together to work together for reconstruction," he said during a meeting with a delegation from the USIP, led by Nancy Lindborg, the institute's President, adding that we need to hold elections on time to preserve the rule of the constitution, pointing out that" these communities coexist in a proper manner, as confirmed by the existence of great confidence of citizens in the security services.
Fire fighters were summoned immediately to extinguish the fire and SAPS were called together with forensic unit to conduct an investigation.
Swansea defender Williams called together Wales' stars in a huddle on the pitch in Lens after the final whistle.
The Blackwood trio's new song called Together Stronger (C'mon Wales) will be released one month before Chris Coleman's side head to France for their first major tournament since 1958.