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|present participle||calling for|
|past tense||called for|
|past participle||called for|
Several of the newspapers were calling for his resignation.
Protesters were calling for a ban on the production of GM foods.
The present crisis calls for mature judgment on the part of our leaders.
Skill and initiative are called for in this job.
I really don't think that remark was called for!
This is the British English definition of call for. View American English definition of call for.
to kill someone in a violent way