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800 number

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noun \ˌāt-ˈhən-drəd-, -dərd-\

Simple Definition of 800 number

  • : a telephone number that people can use to call a distant place (such as a business) for free

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of 800 number

  1. :  a toll-free telephone number for long-distance calls that is prefixed by the number 800

1971

First Known Use of 800 number

1971

Rhymes with 800 number


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