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Final decision based on value judgement, "the last word". Please note that this is rarely used without a possessive pronoun preceding it.
"It's not my call." - It's not up to me to decide.

"In the end, the call is his alone." - It's up to him to decide.
by Dushkin April 14, 2007
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Noun: a friend who is usually only called upon by a friend when a more primary/prominent friend is unavailable.

Taken from the term β€œsecond string” in an athletic competition situation. In football, if the star quarterback gets injured during a play, the second string is called off the bench to replace him/her. A β€œSecond String Friend” is essentially benched until needed, if ever.

Synonyms: Plan B, Second Choice, Secondary Friend, Benched Until Needed
I got a call from X the other night. She had an extra ticket to a concert she bought for a friend, but they couldn’t make it so she called me to ask if I wanted to go because I am her Second String Friend.
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To predict something a while before it happens, and then be credited for it.
She called it long before I knew where it was going.
by Louise T January 06, 2009
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In poker and some other card games: to ask to see the cards in another player's hand. This ends the bidding and the hand and reveals the winner.
This is closely related to the more general phrase: to call a bluff.
After the bidding went three rounds of raises, I called -- and lost my shirt.
He said he'd strip and streak through the championship football game for a hundred bucks. I didn't think he'd really do it so I put my money on the table and called his bluff. He lost his shirt and the rest of his clothes. And I lost $100.
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To lay claim to something or someone, secure right of ownership. A spoken agreement between friends that gives the person calling something rights to the thing/person called, without the other friends interfering.
"Damn that bitch is hot, I call it"
"Shit, I was really hopin to tap that ass"
"And don't even think about kieling that shit either"
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1. a call on a telphone or cell phone

2. a decison or prediction
The rain stopped just as you said, good call.
by Light Joker November 16, 2006
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A measure of support a person has in a community.

The size of a crowd a person can bring in.
No one will show at her event...she has no call.
by Directm April 09, 2012
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