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Spanish translation of “phone”

phone

noun /fəun/
a telephone
teléfono
We were talking on the phone.
phone book noun a telephone directory
lista/guía de teléfonos
Look up his number in the phone book.
phone booth noun telephone booth.
cabina telefónica
phone box noun (British) telephone box.
cabina telefónica
phone call noun a telephone call
llamada de teléfono
I need to make a phone call He had a (phone) call from Ron.
phonecard noun a plastic card for making calls from a public telephone box.
tarjeta telefónica
phone up phrasal verb to (try to) speak to (someone) by means of the telephone
llamar por teléfono
I’ll phone (him) up and ask about it.
(Definition of phone from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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