From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishphone callˈphone call noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 when you speak to someone on the telephone syn call, telephone call 🔊 I need to make a quick phone call. 🔊 I got a phone call from someone called Mike. 🔊 obscene phone calls
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phone call• Alain took her phone call with remarkablecalm, his voice on the phone almost making her decide not to go.• My phone call was a perfectopportunity for you to go public with the information.• It started with the phone call asking to meet him.make a ... phone call• He wanted to dissipate his anger before making the next phone call.• Being a cautiouskind of chap, I decided to make a phone call before reaching before reaching for my cheque book.• If you have to make the dreaded phone call, prepare yourself.