call off

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Synonyms for call off

postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled

give the calls (to the dancers) for a square dance


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He submitted that the management is ready to talk to the pilots once they call off their strike.
Referee Dave Pearson, centre, discusses his decision to call off last night's match with Ireland's Declan Kidney, second right, and France's Philippe Saint-Andre, right.
Neil Mackenzie Ross, clerk of the course at Lingfield and Folkestone "Nobody wants to call off meetings late, but everyone wants to give racing every chance.
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The Premier League and the Football League issued a joint statement saying they would take a decision today on whether to call off this weekend's games.
After meeting the Chief Labour Commissioner we have decided to call off strike," said Rao.
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Liverpool were quick to stress the wellbeing of supporters was the reason for the call off.
There has been no racing on turf since Plumpton's meeting on Sunday and it appears not even the allweather cards are safe from the elements after both Ling-field and Kempton were forced to call off their fixtures yesterday.
Summary: The Queen has been forced to call off a school visit after a suspected outbreak of swine flu among pupils.
NUJ members voted to call off the strike after learning staff from the axed papers working under the BPM Media and Midland Weekly Media North arms have been offered jobs elsewhere in the company.
Protest spokesman Suporn Attawong said: "We've decided to call off the rally because many brothers and sisters have been hurt and killed and we will not allow more deaths.
CHELTENHAM officials had no choice but to call off the top-class card after jump racing's HQ was lashed by heavy rain.
Fans call off Hammam protest following late-night talks Fans call off Hammam protest following late-night talks
But RMT spokesman Andy Boyack revealed today that fresh talks are to take place after the union agreed to call off this Friday's action.