over the phone


: by calling on the telephone
You can order a pizza over the phone.

Examples of over the phone in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web She’s missed her children’s weddings and met most of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren over the phone. Syra Ortiz Blanes, Miami Herald, 6 June 2024 Speaking over the phone from prison, Lyle told a crowd at CrimeCon in Nashville what his life looks like behind bars and shared an update about his educational pursuits. Liam Quinn, Peoplemag, 3 June 2024 The homeowner tried to scare it out of the house by shouting, waving his arms and making noise, Tira told McClatchy News over the phone. Brooke Baitinger, Sacramento Bee, 30 May 2024 Reservations can be booked over the phone at 916-927-7117. Brianna Taylor, Sacramento Bee, 22 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for over the phone 

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“Over the phone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/over%20the%20phone. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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