touch-tone

adjective \ ˈtəch-ˈtōn , -ˌtōn \

Definition of touch-tone

: of, relating to, or being a telephone having push buttons that produce tones corresponding to numbers

Origin and Etymology of touch-tone

from Touch-Tone, a trademark


TOUCH-TONE Defined for English Language Learners

touch-tone

Definition of touch-tone for English Language Learners

  • : having numbered buttons that produce different sounds when they are pushed


TOUCH-TONE Defined for Kids

touch-tone

adjective \ ˈtəch-ˈtōn \

Definition of touch-tone for Students

: relating to or being a telephone with push buttons that produce tones corresponding to the numbers

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