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synonyms for telephone

  • call up
  • contact
  • dial
  • phone
  • buzz
  • call
  • ring
  • get back to
  • get on the horn
  • get on the line
  • give a call
  • give a jingle
  • give a ring
  • make a call
  • pick up
  • put a call through
  • ring up
  • touch base with
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How to use telephone in a sentence

“From everything I’ve seen so far, and from the people who have reached out to me, yes, I’m positive that was Clint,” said the former coach, Jason Strunk, when reached by telephone Monday.
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One allowed access to a telephone used for checking in and non-emergency communication with headquarters.
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However, during a telephone conversation, the agency refused to confirm the mission took place in Mexico—citing the protection of “sources and methods.”
LUNIK: INSIDE THE CIA’S AUDACIOUS PLOT TO STEAL A SOVIET SATELLITEBOBBIE JOHNSONJANUARY 28, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Just as a century ago we embraced the telephone, we embraced Facebook.
'WE NEED A FUNDAMENTAL RESET.' SHOSHANA ZUBOFF ON BUILDING AN INTERNET THAT LETS DEMOCRACY FLOURISHBILLY PERRIGOJANUARY 22, 2021TIME
Feliciano said in a brief telephone interview Thursday evening.
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This has always worked well for me in person and on the telephone.
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“The US market is really the market that knows how to price future growth,” he said in a telephone interview.
WHY SPACS ARE BOOMING IN NEW YORK BUT NOT IN LONDONJOHN DETRIXHEJANUARY 14, 2021QUARTZ
He did not return phone messages or emails seeking comment Monday, and his telephone was no longer accepting messages on Tuesday.
A FORMER OLYMPIAN WAS AMONG THE MOB THAT STORMED THE CAPITOL. HIS TEAM USA JACKET GAVE HIM AWAY.RICK MAESEJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The government’s decision to leave 64 states and other jurisdictions to devise individual plans spawned duplicative meetings, emails and telephone calls as local officials strained to share advice about common logistical challenges.
VACCINES WERE A CHANCE TO REDEEM FAILURES IN THE U.S. CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE. WHAT WENT WRONG?LENA H. SUN, ISAAC STANLEY-BECKER, FRANCES STEAD SELLERS, LAURIE MCGINLEY, AMY GOLDSTEIN, CHRISTOPHER ROWLAND, CAROLYN Y. JOHNSONJANUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I am mentioning this because I heard the routine on the telephone while on hold for a utility company.
GENE WEINGARTEN: YOUR CALL IS UNIMPORTANT TO USGENE WEINGARTENJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO TELEPHONE

  • air
  • announce
  • be on the air
  • beam
  • cable
  • circulate
  • colorcast
  • communicate
  • get out
  • go on the air
  • go on the airwaves
  • put on the air
  • radio
  • radiograph
  • relay
  • send
  • show
  • simulcast
  • telecast
  • telegraph
  • telephone
  • televise
  • transmit
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