cellphone


cellphone
noun (esp. AmE)
ADJECTIVE
prepaid
hand-held, hands-free
VERB + CELLPHONE
grab, pick up, pull out, reach for, take out, whip out
use

It's more expensive to use your cellphone abroad.

turn off

Please make sure all cellphones are turned off during the performance.

charge, charge up, recharge
CELLPHONE + VERB
ring
CELLPHONE + NOUN
number
ringtone
carrier, company, network, operator, service
user
call, conversation
charger
tower
PREPOSITION
from your cellphone

I'm calling from a friend's cellphone.

on your cellphone

I was talking on my cellphone.

PHRASES
the use of cellphones

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • cellphone — [sel′fōn΄] n. short for CELLULAR PHONE * * * cell phone n. A cellular telephone. * * * …   Universalium

  • cellphone — also cell phone, 1984, short for CELLULAR (Cf. cellular) phone …   Etymology dictionary

  • cellphone — ► NOUN ▪ a mobile phone …   English terms dictionary

  • cellphone — [sel′fōn΄] n. short for CELLULAR PHONE …   English World dictionary

  • cellphone — [[t]se̱lfoʊn[/t]] cellphones also cell phone N COUNT A cellphone is the same as a cellular phone. [INFORMAL] Syn: cellular phone, mobile phone …   English dictionary

  • Cellphone — Smartphone aus dem Jahr 2004: das Siemens SX1 mit integriertem Radio und MP3 Player Ein Mobiltelefon (auch Handy, Funktelefon, GSM Telefon, Funker, in der Schweiz auch Natel) ist ein tragbares Telefon, das über Funk mit dem Telefonnetz… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cellphone — cell|phone cell phone [ˈselfəun US foun] n especially AmE a cellular telephone British Equivalent: mobile phone …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cellphone — cell|phone [ sel,foun ] noun count ** a telephone you can carry around with you. British usually mobile phone …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cellphone — cell·phone || selfəʊn n. cellular telephone, cordless portable telephone that transmits signals via microwave frequencies …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cellphone — noun a mobile phone …   English new terms dictionary


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