Translation of convocar in English:

convocar

to call, v.

transitive verb

  • 1

    (elecciones/huelga) to call
    (manifestación) to organize
    (oposiciones/concurso/certamen) to announce
    (asamblea/reunión) to call
    (asamblea/reunión) to convene formal
    se convocaron 10 plazas de enfermeros applications were invited for 10 vacancies for male nurses
    • convocar a algn a algo to summon sb to sth
    • el director convocó a los profesores a una reunión the principal called / summoned the teachers to a meeting
    • convocaron a los accionistas a asistir a la reunión they called on shareholders to attend the meeting
    • convocaron al pueblo a las urnas they called an election