call for

  1. Express the need or desire for (synset 200754770)
    "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"; "when you call, always ask for Mary"
  2. Require as useful, just, or proper (synset 202634015)
    "It takes nerve to do what she did"; "success usually requires hard work"; "This job asks a lot of patience and skill"; "This position demands a lot of personal sacrifice"; "This dinner calls for a spectacular dessert"; "This intervention does not postulate a patient's consent"
  3. Request the participation or presence of (synset 201065717)
    "The organizers invite submissions of papers for the conference"
  4. Gather or collect (synset 202310566)
    "You can get the results on Monday"; "She picked up the children at the day care center"; "They pick up our trash twice a week"

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