verb (used with object)
Origin of recall
Synonyms for recall
Antonyms for recall
Related Words for recallingsummon, remind, evoke, cite, suspend, cancel, dismiss, withdraw, awaken, waken, retrospect, renew, extract, flash, mind, revive, recollect, educe, reminisce, elicit
Examples from the Web for recalling
Contemporary Examples of recalling
I was surprised when she revealed herself as one of my fans, even going so far as recalling the first scene she saw me in.Porn Keeps Up with the Kardashians: Belle Knox on the Mainstreaming of Adult Stars
September 27, 2014
“First we targeted the tanks and the jeeps with IEDs,” he said mechanically, as if recalling a combat briefing.Did Israel Execute Jihadists in Gaza?
September 7, 2014
I had absolutely no problem in recalling the dream and remembering I needed to do something about it.Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death
August 11, 2014
When Paul McCartney came up with the melody to “Yesterday,” he initially feared that it was an old song that he was recalling.Did Led Zeppelin Steal ‘Stairway to Heaven’?
May 25, 2014
"We were made the foster parents of an icon," says David, recalling the problems in producing the revival.New York’s Greatest Show Or How They Did Not Screw Up ‘Guys and Dolls’
April 6, 2014
Historical Examples of recalling
She was recalling the day she became engaged to Max, and the lost feeling she had had.K
Mary Roberts Rinehart
A strange look settled on her face; she was recalling a bitter experience.Meadow Grass
"I thank you for recalling me to the world," said Maltravers, eagerly.Alice, or The Mysteries, Complete
You will not be offended by my recalling this, after twenty years?'
Much obliged to you for recalling it so accurately and anticipating me.
1650s, "act of recalling to mind," from recall (v.). In U.S. politics, "removal of an elected official," 1902.
see beyond recall.