burner phone


Definition of burner phone

: a prepaid cell phone that is not bound to a contract with a carrier (see carrier sense 7b) and is usually intended to be disposed of after use She said he returned a short time later, got a lot of cash, then left again with the drugs and money after talking to an unidentified person on a burner phone.— Kurt Helin

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First Known Use of burner phone

2008, in the meaning defined above

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