Meaning of RECALL in English


v. & n.

1. summon to return from a place or from a different occupation, inattention, a digression, etc.

2 recollect, remember.

3 bring back to memory; serve as a reminder of.

4 revoke or annul (an action or decision).

5 cancel or suspend the appointment of (an official sent overseas etc.).

6 revive, resuscitate.

7 take back (a gift).

--n. also 1 the act or an instance of recalling, esp. a summons to come back.

2 the act of remembering.

3 the ability to remember.

4 the possibility of recalling, esp. in the sense of revoking (beyond recall).

5 US removal of an elected official from office.


recallable adj.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.