Definition of call time in English:

call time

Pronunciation /ˈkɔːl tʌɪm/


  • 1The time a call is made.

  • 2Theatre Cinema
    The time at which cast and crew are required to be at the theatre or on set.

  • 3 rare The duration of a visit or call.

  • 4Time spent on, or available for, making telephone calls; (in later use) specifically (a) time available for making prepaid or free calls, especially on a mobile phone; (b) the total amount of time available for calls when a mobile phone battery is fully charged.


Mid 19th century. From call + time.