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

     

    mobile

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈməʊbaɪl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmoʊbl//
     
     
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  1. 1= mobile phone Call me on my mobile. What's your mobile number? the mobile networks (= companies that provide mobile phone services)
  2. 2a decoration made from wire, etc. that is hung from the ceiling and that has small objects hanging from it which move when the air around them moves
  3. Word Origin late 15th cent.: via French from Latin mobilis, from movere ‘to move’. The noun dates from the 1940s.
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