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A device for transmitting conversations and other sounds in real time across distances.
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  1. A device for transmitting conversations and other sounds in real time across distances.
  2. (Short for) telephone
  3. (Phonet.) Any single speech sound considered as a physical event without reference to its place in the structure of a language
A radiotelephone.
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Alternative spelling of radiotelephone.
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  1. Cell phone
  2. (Informal) A mobile phone using any technology (such as PCS).
A public telephone, usually coin-operated
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  1. A public telephone, usually coin-operated
  2. Alternative form of payphone.
  3. A telephone that requires immediate payment for operation, as by a coin or credit card.
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A telephone with a microphone and loudspeaker separate from those in the handset.
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  1. A telephone with a microphone and loudspeaker separate from those in the handset.
  2. A loudspeaker on a telephone that broadcasts the sound.
  3. A component of a telephone that has a loudspeaker and a microphone and allows a person to communicate without holding the telephone receiver and that allows more than one person to participate in a telephone call using a single receiver.
A telephone operating by radio-transmitted signals
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  1. A telephone operating by radio-transmitted signals
A telephone with a wireless handset that communicates via radio waves with a base station connected to a fixed telephone line.
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  1. A telephone with a wireless handset that communicates via radio waves with a base station connected to a fixed telephone line.
(Sports) A rubber or flexible plastic protective device worn over the teeth, as by boxers.
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  1. (Sports) A rubber or flexible plastic protective device worn over the teeth, as by boxers.
  2. (Informal) One, such as a spokesperson, through which views are expressed.
  3. A person, periodical, etc. used by some other person or persons to express their views, ideas, etc.
An official or prescribed policy:
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  1. An official or prescribed policy:
  2. The information itself:
  3. (TV) A scanning line
The line of policy followed by a political party, esp. a communist party
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  1. The line of policy followed by a political party, esp. a communist party
  2. A political tenet regarded as a line, or boundary, beyond which a political party or its members are not supposed to go
  3. A line marking the boundary between adjoining properties
Long-distance telephone service
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  1. Long-distance telephone service
  2. An operator or a system that places long-distance telephone calls.
  3. A long-distance telephone call.
(Computers) A set of characters that follow a filename and are separated from it by a period, used to identify the kind of file:
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  1. (Computers) A set of characters that follow a filename and are separated from it by a period, used to identify the kind of file:
  2. A publicly funded program offering such instruction along with information on agriculture, home economics, and business.
  3. An extra telephone connected to the same line as the main telephone
To force the sale of (a stock or commodity) by exercising a call option.
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  1. To force the sale of (a stock or commodity) by exercising a call option.
  2. To consider or regard as being of a particular type or kind; characterize:
  3. To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee:
To select e.g. to a sports squad.
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  1. To select e.g. to a sports squad.
  2. To retrieve from personal or computer memory.
  3. (Idiomatic) To call on the telephone.
To impart (information or news, for example) by telephone.
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  1. To impart (information or news, for example) by telephone.
  2. To call (someone) on the telephone.
  3. To dial (a specific number):
To cause (a bell, etc.) to ring
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  1. To cause (a bell, etc.) to ring
  2. (Games) To toss a ring over (a peg), as in horseshoes.
  3. (Chiefly British) To call (someone) on the telephone. Often used with up :
To enter (a payment) into a cash register, or till in a shop, or record a credit- or debit-card payment.
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  1. To enter (a payment) into a cash register, or till in a shop, or record a credit- or debit-card payment.
  2. To record the payment of.
  3. (Idiomatic) To telephone, to call someone on the telephone.
To use a telephone.
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  1. To use a telephone.
  2. To call (a party) on a telephone.
  3. To call (a person, telephone number, etc.) on a telephone by using a dial, keypad, etc.
(Intransitive) To make a low, continuous, humming or sibilant sound, like that made by bees with their wings.
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  1. (Intransitive) To make a low, continuous, humming or sibilant sound, like that made by bees with their wings.
  2. (Informal) To telephone
  3. To call or signal with a buzzer.
(Intransitive) To make a low, continuous, humming or sibilant sound, like that made by bees with their wings.
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  1. (Intransitive) To make a low, continuous, humming or sibilant sound, like that made by bees with their wings.
  2. (Informal) To telephone
  3. To call or signal with a buzzer.
To force the sale of (a stock or commodity) by exercising a call option.
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  1. To force the sale of (a stock or commodity) by exercising a call option.
  2. To consider or regard as being of a particular type or kind; characterize:
  3. To declare in the capacity of an umpire or referee:
To cause (a bell, etc.) to ring
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  1. To cause (a bell, etc.) to ring
  2. (Games) To toss a ring over (a peg), as in horseshoes.
  3. (Chiefly British) To call (someone) on the telephone. Often used with up :
To use a telephone.
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  1. To use a telephone.
  2. To call (a party) on a telephone.
  3. To call (a person, telephone number, etc.) on a telephone by using a dial, keypad, etc.
To impart (information or news, for example) by telephone.
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  1. To impart (information or news, for example) by telephone.
  2. To call (someone) on the telephone.
  3. To dial (a specific number):
Find another word for telephone. In this page you can discover 46 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for telephone, like: phone, private phone, extension phone, radiophone, radio-telephone, car-phone, cellular-phone, pay-phone, public-telephone, speakerphone and conference phone.