call down

1scoldreprimand 斥责某人

The director called Jim down for being late again.主任训斥吉姆又来迟了。

Mother called the child down for walking into the room with muddy shoes.妈妈训斥这孩子穿着沾满泥的鞋子走进房间。

2summonas from Godask for祈求(天恩);使降临

The old man called down curses on the head of those who killed his son.老人祈求上帝降祸于那些杀害他儿子的人。

If you do thatyou'll be calling the indignation of the masses down upon yourself.你那样做,将激起群众对你的愤慨。


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