Call-on meaning

(idiomatic) To visit (a person); to pay a call to.

I really should call on my aunt more often.

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(idiomatic, in a classroom) To select (a student).

He sat there, baffled, hoping nobody would call on him.

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(idiomatic) To request or ask something of (a person); to select for a task.
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(idiomatic) To correct; to point out an error or untruth.

The salesman persisted in quoting a rate higher than was listed, until we called him on it.

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