telephone number

noun

Definition of telephone number

  1. :  a number assigned to a telephone line for a specific phone or set of phones (as for a residence) that is used to call that phone —called also phone number

1885

First Known Use of telephone number

1885


TELEPHONE NUMBER Defined for English Language Learners

telephone number

noun

Definition of telephone number for English Language Learners

  • : a number that you dial on a telephone to reach a particular person, business, etc.


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