Definition of robocall noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈrəʊbəʊkɔːl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈroʊboʊkɔːl//
(North American English, informal, disapproving)
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a phone call from a company that is trying to sell you something, using an automatic dialling system to call your number and a recorded message More Like ThisBlended or portmanteau wordsalcopop, breathalyser, bromance, brunch, chillax, chugger, docusoap, edutainment, greenwash, guesstimate, infomercial, mechatronics, metrosexual, mockney, motel, multiplex, pleather, podcast, robocall, simulcast, sitcom, smog, staycation, telethon, televangelist, workaholic See worksheet.
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