Meaning of telephone
Pronunciation: (tel'u-fōn"), [key]
— n., v., -phoned, -phon•ing.
- an apparatus, system, or process for transmission of sound or speech to a distant point, esp. by an electric device.
- to speak to or summon (a person) by telephone.
- to send (a message) by telephone.
- to send a message by telephone.
- telephone (Thesaurus)