Definition of prank call in English:

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prank call

noun

A mischievous telephone call made to trick someone: someone made a prank call to police she received a prank call by a caller claiming to be Russia’s president
More example sentences
  • I would spend hours with my friends devising prank calls.
  • I've only made maybe two prank calls in my life.
  • Within moments you were using his mobile phone to make prank calls to your ex-girlfriends.

Derivatives

prank caller

noun
Example sentences
  • I'm not the type you'd except to be a prank caller.
  • Fast food restaurants are not only battling nutrition experts and mad cow reports, but a silent foe: virulent prank callers.
  • Prank callers should really get a life.

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