How to use Called-off in a sentence
Five minutes after you left, he called off the attacks.
A lot of factors can influence what you should do with an engagement ring after the wedding is called off.
But SARS was combated and controlled by June, 2003 and the World Health Organization called off its travel band to China and other Asian countries.
He almost called off the game, but something in Jenn's dark eyes stopped him.
The Russians again broke out northward; but some of the Japanese squadrons hung on to the remnant of the enemy's battle-fleet, and the others dealt with the numerous Russian vessels that were unable to keep up. Then Togo called off his ships, and gave the torpedo craft room and the night in which to act.Advertisement
The next day the troops were disembarked, only to be called off after a partial assault.
At that time it was the custom to call up the whole able-bodied population of the manor, with the exception of the housewives for two, three or more days of mowing and reaping on the lord's fields; to these boon-works the peasantry was asked or invited by special summons, and their value was so far appreciated that the villagers were usually treated to meals in cases where they were again and again called off from their own fields to the demesne.
Edinburgh till 1341, and was actually in possession of much Scottish territory when his attention was called off from this minor war to the greater question of the struggle with France.
I am also told that if mink hounds should chance upon an otter, they can be called off.
The Peterborough game has been called off due to a waterlogged pitch.Advertisement
A planned 48-hour stoppage at the BBC has been called off while unions consult members on a new peace offer.
Minister Humphrey Atkins made promises in the light of which the hunger strike was called off.
In any case he was soon called off to practical work, as legal adviser and ecclesiastical judge in the northern province, by his old friend and colleague at Canterbury, Roger de Pont l'Eveque, after the promotion of the latter, in the year of Stephen's death, to the archbishopric of York.
Never mind that many people feel it's bad luck to use a wedding gift before the wedding, but if the wedding is called off the gifts will need to be returned.
What if it's called off or there's a fire in the catering hall?Advertisement
Returns should be accompanied by a "Thank You" note that also states you are returning the gift because the wedding has been called off.
In August 2005, they became engaged, but in less than six months, the wedding was called off.
In 2008, as these things go, the pair called off their engagement and both were seemingly back on the market.
Andy chose Tessa and proposed to her at the end of the season, though the engagement was called off soon after.