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yellow pages

noun plural, often capitalized Y&P

Definition of yellow pages

  1. 1 :  the section of a telephone book that lists business and professional firms alphabetically by category and that includes classified advertising; also :  a listing of products or services that is independently published

  2. 2 :  a directory resembling yellow pages



1927

First Known Use of yellow pages

1927


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