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"Wrong number, lady," Nick said, and again applied his lips to the mouth organ.

He was pretty peeved, judging from what he said about my being on the wrong number.

I called and called, and the best I could do was to get the wrong number.

Well, you gave me the wrong number; you gave me North double six two.

"Only someone at the wrong number," she said, shutting the door.

Either this fool Perriot has lied or has led us to the wrong number.

"You have the wrong number," he was answered, and he heard the connection break.

I'd have given the wrong number, and there would have been the deuce to pay.

The telephone girl in a big concern (or a little one) is constantly annoyed with people who have the wrong number.

He got the wrong number and, without asking to whom he was talking, he said, "Can I get a box for two to-night?"

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.