phone booth


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Noun1.phone booth - booth for using a telephonephone booth - booth for using a telephone    
kiosk, stall, booth, cubicle - small area set off by walls for special use
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Translations
telefonní budka
telefonbokstelefonbog
puhelinkoppi
telefonska govornica
公衆電話ボックス電話ボックス
공중 전화공중 전화 박스
telefonska govorilnica
telefonkiosk
ตู้โทรศัพท์
telefon kulübesitelefon kulübesi/kabini
buồng điện thoạihộp điện thoại

phone booth

ncabina telefonica (in luogo pubblico)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

phone

(fəun) noun
a telephone. We were talking on the phone.
verb
to telephone (a person, message or place). I'll phone you this evening.
ˈphone book noun
a telephone directory. Look up his number in the phone book.
ˈphone booth noun
= telephone booth.
ˈphone box noun
= telephone box.
ˈphone call noun
a telephone call. I need to make a phone call; You had a (phone) call from Ron.
ˈphonecard noun
a plastic card for making calls from a public telephone box.
phone up
to (try to) speak to (someone) by means of the telephone. I'll phone (him) up and ask about it.
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.

phone booth

كَابِنَةُ تَلِيفُون, كُشْكُ التِلِيفُون telefonní budka telefonbog, telefonboks Telefonzelle τηλεφωνικός θάλαμος cabina telefónica puhelinkoppi cabine téléphonique telefonska govornica cabina telefonica 公衆電話ボックス, 電話ボックス 공중 전화, 공중 전화 박스 telefooncel telefonboks, telefonkiosk budka telefoniczna cabina telefónica, cabina telefônica, cabine telefónica, cabine telefônica телефонная будка telefonkiosk ตู้โทรศัพท์ telefon kulübesi buồng điện thoại, hộp điện thoại 公共电话亭, 电话亭
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