American English

Definition of phone verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they phone
    he / she / it phones
    past simple phoned
    -ing form phoning
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  1. 1  to make a telephone call to someone synonym call
  2. 2 I'm phoning about your ad in the paper. phone somebody/something Could you phone the restaurant and make a reservation?
  3. Phrasal Verbsphone inphone somethingin
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: phone