Synonyms of call someone up in English:

call someone up

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1‘Roland called me up at the crack of dawn’

phone, telephone, call, get on the phone to, get someone on the phone, dial, make a call to, place a call to, get, reach
British ring up, ring, give someone a ring
informal give someone a call, give someone a buzz, buzz
British informal give someone a bell, bell, give someone a tinkle, get on the blower to
North American informal get someone on the horn

2‘they have called up more than 20,000 reservists’

enlist, recruit, sign up
US draft

3‘he was called up for England's final Test at the Oval’

select, pick, choose
British cap
informal give someone the nod