At someone's beck and call

Submitted by Ww Ww on 23.11.2017

At someone's beck and call (English) — To be available for someone at any time or place without regard for self. To be at their every wish or whim. A beck is the shortened form of beckon. A beckon as a signal, a nod, a gesture, and a call, their verbal command.

English, explained by Ww Ww on Thu, 23/11/2017 - 04:04

Translations of "At someone's beck and call"

EnglishWait on someone hand and foot
EnglishKiss someone's ass/arse/butt

"At someone's beck and call" in lyrics

On pins and needles we are waiting for the fall
We count the days scratching lines on the wall
Wait in the wings at someone’s beck and call

No longer recognize the place that I call home
No longer recognize this face as my own

Rise Against - I Don't Want to Be Here Anymore