Definition Telephone

English vocabulary and translations (See all our English vocabulary translation)

Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons for free.

Definition

a telephone: a piece of equipment for transmitting speech, invented by Alexander Graham Bell
noun

to telephone: to call, to ring, to phone, to call up
verb

Examples

  • "I have seen things you cannot imagine: magic, casinos, something called a telephone."
  • "Telephone : You have reached the voicemail of Brian Jones!"
  • "If you can't come around, at least please telephone"
  • "I have been living in America for 23 years now, and I am incapable of using a telephone."
  • "Telephone : If it's urgent, you can try to reach him on his cell phone"
  • "Telephone : Maybe tomorrow!"
  • "In-house telephone trainer"
  • "Telephone : Please leave a message, and he will get back to you!"
  • "I am unable to reach you by telephone, so I am writing you this e-mail in regards to a patient who checked in at 3 AM this morning."
  • "This new department will absorb the current freelance hotline staff, and will provide customer support by telephone to Delavigne customers worldwide."

Still having difficulties with 'Telephone'? Want to improve your English? Try our online English lessons and receive a free level assessment.


Do you have smart way of remembering 'Telephone'? Share it with us!