Definition of uncalled in English:


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Pronunciation: /ʌnˈkɔːld


  • 1Not summoned or invited: the only love of his young life had come uncalled and overpowering
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    • Jade, her eyes clouded by sudden and uncalled memories, said, ‘I used to have a sister two years younger than me.’
    • Mr. Hutchings did not himself give evidence, and so I think that I should disregard the evidence of Mr. Hendy where it depended upon the uncalled evidence of Mr. Hutchings.
    • The JAP project inserted itself, uncalled, into the turbulent confluence between natural law and state regulation, and signaled its allegiance to the former.

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