Synonyms of phone in English:


See definition of phone


1‘she spent hours on the phone’


telephone, mobile phone, mobile, cell phone, car phone, radio-telephone, cordless phone, videophone, extension

North American speakerphone

British informal blower

British rhyming slang dog and bone

2‘pick up the phone and dial 999’


handset, earpiece, receiver

3‘give me a phone sometime’


phone call, telephone call, call, ring

informal buzz

British informal tinkle, bell


1‘maybe I should phone the police’


telephone, call, call up, give someone a call, give someone a ring, ring, ring up, get someone on the phone, get on the phone to, get, reach, dial, make a call, place a call, make a call to, place a call to

informal buzz, give someone a buzz

British informal bell, give someone a bell, give someone a tinkle, get on the blower to

North American informal get someone on the horn