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phone call

Syllabification: phone call

Definition of phone call in English:

noun

An instance of speaking to someone on the phone or attempting to contact someone by phone: he decided to make a phone call to a friend an hour-long phone call with the prime minister I got a phone call from my mom this morning
More example sentences
  • I had a smooth recovery, but doctors were too slow returning phone calls.
  • A lot of his former colleagues no longer return his phone calls or meet with him, he said.
  • I am quite disappointed that you have not been returning my phone calls recently.

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