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appeler

Pronunciation: /aple/

Translation of appeler in English:

vt

  • 4appeler qn à faire to call on sb to do appeler à la grève to call for strike action
  • 5mon travail m'appelle à beaucoup voyager my work involves a lot of travel

v+prep (en appeler à)

v refl (+ v être) (s'appeler)

Idioms

appeler les choses par leur nom

to call a spade a spade

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