call at

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: at - enter a harbor; "the ship called in Athens"
come in, enter, get in, go in, go into, move into, get into - to come or go into; "the boat entered an area of shallow marshes"

w>call at

vi +prep obj (person)vorbeigehen bei; (Rail) → halten in (+dat); (Naut) → anlaufen; a train for Lisbon calling at …ein Zug nach Lissabon über …
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Every day we were in the Gardens we paid a call at the nest, taking care that no cruel boy should see us, and we dropped crumbs, and soon the bird knew us as friends, and sat in the nest looking at us kindly with her shoulders hunched up.