Definition of ringtone
: the sound made by a cell phone to signal an incoming call
Recent Examples of ringtone from the Web
So attempting to pay for the music only once by circumventing the locked music with widely available ringtone-making software just might be a copyright violation.
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First Known Use of ringtone
RINGTONE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of ringtone for English Language Learners
: the sound that a cell phone makes when someone is calling
RINGTONE Defined for Kids
Definition of ringtone for Students
: a sound made by a cell phone to signal that a call is coming in
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