Definition of answerphone in English:


Line breaks: an¦swer|phone
Pronunciation: /ˈɑːnsəfəʊn


  • A telephone answering machine.
    More example sentences
    • It's not the prettiest phone in the world but my main desire was a cordless phone with an answerphone and speed-dial and this was the cheapest one of those.
    • The device is a telephone, answerphone, fax, personal organiser and monitor, with email facilities, all rolled into one.
    • If you telephone us, please talk to the answerphone!

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