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call down

1 (v + adv) shout from above
INTRANSITIVEfógair síos  c m uglaoigh síos  c m uscairt síos  c m u
TRANSITIVEfógair síos  c m uglaoigh síos  c m uscairt síos  c m u'On your way, children,' she called down. 'Imígí libh, a pháistí,' a ghlaoigh sí síos orthu.; 'Amach libh, a pháistí,' a d'fhógair sí anuas orthu.
2 (v + adv) summon from above TRANSITIVEstay there until you're called down fan ansin go dtí go n-iarrtar ort teacht anuashe was called down from his room glaodh anuas óna sheomra air
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3 (v + adv) visit briefly INTRANSITIVEbuail síos  c m ubuail isteach  c m uthey just called down to my house bhuail siad síos chuig mo theach ar balla guard called down from the station bhuail garda síos ón stáisiún 4 (v + adv) invoke, pray for TRANSITIVEguigh ar PhrV  c m ushe called down the curse on her enemies ghuigh sí drochrath ar a cuid naimhde, chuir sí mallacht ar a cuid naimhde 5 (v + adv) (US) scold TRANSITIVEíde béil a thabhairt dothe teacher called me down for being bold thug an múinteoir íde béil dom as bheith dána → see call