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Pronunciation: /ˈteləfəʊn; ˈtelɪfəʊn/

Translation of telephone in Spanish:


transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [person/place] telefonear, llamar por teléfono a you can telephone your order puede hacer su pedido por teléfono

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • telefonear I'll telephone for a taxi/an ambulance telefonearé or llamaré para pedir un taxi/para que venga una ambulancia, llamaré a un taxi/a una ambulancia see also phone 3

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