calling

  • 1 Calling — Американская обложка игры Разработчик Hudson Soft Издатели Hudson Soft …

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  • 2 Calling — Call ing, n. 1. The act of one who calls; a crying aloud, esp. in order to summon, or to attact the attention of, some one. [1913 Webster] 2. A summoning or convocation, as of Parliament. [1913 Webster] The frequent calling and meeting of… …

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  • 3 calling — I noun activity, business, career, chosen work, concern, craft, employment, endeavor, enterprise, field, function, industry, job, learned profession, lifework, line, line of achievement, line of business, line of work, livelihood, living, means… …

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  • 4 calling — vocation, mid 13c., from prp. of CALL (Cf. call) (v.). The sense traces to I Cor. vii:20 …

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  • 5 calling — occupation, pursuit, business, *work, employment Analogous words: profession, *trade, craft, art, handicraft …

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  • 6 calling — [n] chosen profession art, business, career, craft, day gig*, do*, dodge*, employment, gig*, go*, handicraft, hang*, life’s work, lifework, line, métier, mission, nine to five*, occupation, play, province, pursuit, racket*, rat race*, slot*,… …

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  • 7 calling — ► NOUN 1) a profession or occupation. 2) a vocation …

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  • 8 calling — [kôl′iŋ] n. 1. the action of one that calls 2. one s occupation, profession, or trade 3. an inner urging toward some profession or activity; vocation …

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  • 9 Calling —    The act of calling for deer is to imitate sounds deer make in order to attract them to your area. Calling tactics include grunts, bleats, rattling, snort wheeze and more.    This is a term that is used to refer to imitating different sounds… …

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  • 10 Calling — For the religious sense of the word, see vocation. For the rock band, see The Calling . For the album by Japanese band Unsraw, see Calling (album). For the single by B z, see Calling (B z song)A game call is a device that is used to mimic animal… …

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  • 11 calling — /kaw ling/, n. 1. the act of a person or thing that calls. 2. vocation, profession, or trade: What is your calling? 3. a call or summons: He had a calling to join the church. 4. a strong impulse or inclination: She did it in response to an inner… …

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  • 12 Calling — The Calling Gründung 1996 Genre Alternative Rock, Pop Rock Website http://www.thecallingband.com/ Gründungsmitglieder Gitarre/Gesang Alexande …

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  • 13 calling — call or calling Making demand for payment in full of a loan, usually a loan that is in default, Often referred to as calling the loan. American Banker Glossary …

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  • 14 calling — [[t]kɔ͟ːlɪŋ[/t]] callings N COUNT: usu sing A calling is a profession or career which someone is strongly attracted to, especially one which involves helping other people. He was a consultant physician, a serious man dedicated to his calling. Syn …

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  • 15 calling — UK [ˈkɔːlɪŋ] / US [ˈkɔlɪŋ] noun [countable] Word forms calling : singular calling plural callings 1) a strong feeling that you must do a particular type of job, especially one that you consider morally good 2) formal a job or profession,… …

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  • 16 calling — call•ing [[t]ˈkɔ lɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) a vocation, profession, or trade 2) rel a divine call or summons: a calling to the priesthood[/ex] 3) a strong impulse or inclination: an inner calling[/ex] • Etymology: 1200–50 …

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  • 17 Calling — Call Call (k[add]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Called} (k[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Calling}] [OE. callen, AS. ceallian; akin to Icel. & Sw. kalla, Dan. kalde, D. kallen to talk, prate, OHG. kall[=o]n to call; cf. Gr. ghry ein to speak, sing, Skr. gar …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Calling —    A profession, or as we usually say, a vocation (1 Cor. 7:20). The hope of your calling in Eph. 4:4 is the hope resulting from your being called into the kingdom of God …

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  • 19 calling — See avocation. See avocation, vocation, calling …

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  • 20 calling — Synonyms and related words: ambition, apostolic orders, appellation, appointment, area, art, aspiration, baptism, basis, beck, beck and call, bid, biddance, bidding, business, call, calling forth, canonization, career, career building, careerism …

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