Call out

What is Call out ?

Call out is (verb) 1. to ask a person or an organisation to give help 2. to tell workers to stop work to show they have an official disagreement with the management of the business 3. to challenge somebody to a duel or fight 4. to ask somebody, e.g. a doctor or someone whose job is to repair things, to come to your house and deal with an emergency


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level