Definition of Rolodex in English:



North American
  • A type of desktop card index.

    • ‘A quick look in her Rolodex later, Chelsea punches in Danielle Nichols' cell phone number.’
    • ‘Jared picked up the Rolodex, searching through the business cards and slips of paper.’
    • ‘His eyes settled on a Rolodex, nestled between the telephone and the raised edge of the desktop, and he reached for it with a soft grunt of satisfaction.’
    • ‘For the average company, hiring a trucking outfit to move finished goods or raw materials demands a phone, a pen, a Rolodex, and a trailer load of patience.’
    • ‘Are you still storing client contact information in a Rolodex - or worse - on3" x4" cards?’