- trunk call
- trunk call ► NOUN dated, chiefly Brit. ▪ a long-distance telephone call made within the same country.
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trunk call — n BrE old fashioned a telephone call between places that are a long distance apart … Dictionary of contemporary English
trunk call — noun a telephone call made outside the local calling area I talked to her by long distance • Syn: ↑long distance, ↑long distance call • Hypernyms: ↑call, ↑phone call, ↑telephone call … Useful english dictionary
trunk call — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms trunk call : singular trunk call plural trunk calls British old fashioned a telephone call made to a place that is far away but usually in the same country … English dictionary
trunk call — /ˈtrʌŋk kɔl/ (say trungk kawl) noun a telephone call made by a trunk line … Australian English dictionary
trunk call — Chiefly Brit. a long distance phone call. [1905 10] * * * … Universalium
trunk call — noun a long distance telephone call, especially one connected by the operator … Wiktionary
trunk call — intercity telephone call … English contemporary dictionary
trunk call — noun dated, chiefly Brit. a long distance telephone call made within the same country … English new terms dictionary
trunk call — noun (C) BrE old fashioned a telephone call between places that are a long distance apart … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
trunk — n. 1 the main stem of a tree as distinct from its branches and roots. 2 a person s or animal s body apart from the limbs and head. 3 the main part of any structure. 4 a large box with a hinged lid for transporting luggage, clothes, etc. 5 US the… … Useful english dictionary