1An instance of being summoned, especially in order to deal with an emergency or to do repairs: [as modifier]: a call-out charge
More example sentences
- He said they received an emergency call-out for windows to be boarded up and other repairs before any further problems at the site.
- The Rural Doctors Association of WA is not entirely satisfied with the $1000 a week allowance made for emergency call-outs.
- There were 1,047 emergency call-outs and the charity rescued 833 wild creatures with 598 being released unharmed or set free after treatment.
Definition of call-out in:
- The British & World English dictionary