wrong number


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wrong number

n
(Telecommunications) a telephone number wrongly connected or dialled in error or the person so contacted
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Translations
omyl
forkert nummer
väärä numero
pogrešan broj
間違い電話
잘못 걸린 전화
ringa fel
หมายเลขที่ผิด
số sai

wrong number

n you have the wrong number (Telec) → ha sbagliato numero
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

wrong number

رَقْمٌ خَطَأ omyl forkert nummer falsche Nummer λάθος αριθμός número equivocado väärä numero faux numéro pogrešan broj numero sbagliato 間違い電話 잘못 걸린 전화 verkeerd nummer feil nummer pomyłka telefoniczna número errado неверный номер ringa fel หมายเลขที่ผิด yanlış numara số sai 拨错号码
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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