call out

Paul Frank paulfrank at POST.HARVARD.EDU
Mon Nov 19 07:40:45 UTC 2012

Is this sense of "to call out" in the OED and other dictionaries?

Frigid Mayor Bloomberg Called Out For His Inability To Hug

Canada Called Out for 'Abysmal' Free Speech on Campuses

Students sometimes call him out for being too hands-off.


Paul Frank
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