redial


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re·di·al

 (rē′dī′əl, -dīl′)
v. re·di·aled, re·di·al·ing, re·di·als or re·di·alled or re·di·al·ling
v.tr.
To place a telephone call to (a telephone number or a person) by dialing the number again, typically by pressing a designated button.
v.intr.
To redial a telephone number.
n.
A function on a telephone that allows one to place a call to the most recently dialed number by pressing a designated button.

redial

(riːˈdaɪəl; -daɪl)
vb, -dials, -dialling or -dialled
to dial (a telephone number) again

re•di•al

(v. riˈdaɪ əl, -ˈdaɪl; n. ˈriˌdaɪ əl, -ˌdaɪl)
v.t.
1. to dial again.
n.
2. a telephone function that automatically redials the last number called.
3. a button that performs this function.
[1960–65]

redial


Past participle: redialled
Gerund: redialling

Imperative
redial
redial
Present
I redial
you redial
he/she/it redials
we redial
you redial
they redial
Preterite
I redialled
you redialled
he/she/it redialled
we redialled
you redialled
they redialled
Present Continuous
I am redialling
you are redialling
he/she/it is redialling
we are redialling
you are redialling
they are redialling
Present Perfect
I have redialled
you have redialled
he/she/it has redialled
we have redialled
you have redialled
they have redialled
Past Continuous
I was redialling
you were redialling
he/she/it was redialling
we were redialling
you were redialling
they were redialling
Past Perfect
I had redialled
you had redialled
he/she/it had redialled
we had redialled
you had redialled
they had redialled
Future
I will redial
you will redial
he/she/it will redial
we will redial
you will redial
they will redial
Future Perfect
I will have redialled
you will have redialled
he/she/it will have redialled
we will have redialled
you will have redialled
they will have redialled
Future Continuous
I will be redialling
you will be redialling
he/she/it will be redialling
we will be redialling
you will be redialling
they will be redialling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been redialling
you have been redialling
he/she/it has been redialling
we have been redialling
you have been redialling
they have been redialling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been redialling
you will have been redialling
he/she/it will have been redialling
we will have been redialling
you will have been redialling
they will have been redialling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been redialling
you had been redialling
he/she/it had been redialling
we had been redialling
you had been redialling
they had been redialling
Conditional
I would redial
you would redial
he/she/it would redial
we would redial
you would redial
they would redial
Past Conditional
I would have redialled
you would have redialled
he/she/it would have redialled
we would have redialled
you would have redialled
they would have redialled
Translations

redial

[riːˈdaɪəl]
A. VTvolver a marcar
B. VIvolver a marcar el número
C. N automatic redialmarcación f automática

redial

(Telec)
n automatic redialautomatische Wahlwiederholung
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