phoner


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phon·er

 (fō′nər)
n.
1. A person who places a telephone call.
2. Informal An interview that is conducted by telephone.

phoner

(ˈfəʊnə)
n
(Telecommunications) informal a person making a telephone call
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.phoner - the person initiating a telephone call; "there were so many callers that he finally disconnected the telephone"
speaker, talker, verbaliser, verbalizer, utterer - someone who expresses in language; someone who talks (especially someone who delivers a public speech or someone especially garrulous); "the speaker at commencement"; "an utterer of useful maxims"
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Excerpts from our phoner and our chat with Gemma in London:
Baghdad-IRAQ, Phoner :+964 7702981542; E-mail: alia_ahmed35@yahoo.com
And, my "Sophie's Choice'' of the evening favored the Seattle grunge rockers over the "My Way'' scribe, even though Anka gave one hell of a phoner.
Everywhere else that reporters and sources do the daily pas de deux, e-mail is a tool, in the box alongside the sit-down and the phoner, convenient, quick, precise and very often essential.
But some outlets were a little too eager to accept the word of a phoner with an ax to grind against an entire religion.
Phoner, although the Court did describe the domain of the Federal Rules as encompassing matters "rationally capable of classification as [procedure]," (51) the Court also said that it "need not wholly blind itself to the degree to which the Rule makes the character and result of the federal litigation stray from the course it would follow in state courts." (52) Justice Scalia referred to the latter statement as "obiter dictum"--an "unfortunate utterance" (53) that has laid dormant for decades.
When we were starting out we insisted that broadcasters pay for even a brief phoner with a reporter; making that standard procedure required a fight.
Our arts reporter was off sick, so it was handed to me, last minute, to do the scheduled phoner - as we call them - with DJ Chris Evans.
Yet he seemed to genuinely enjoy taking a phoner to preview his band's show Monday at the Cuthbert as he laughed and joked his way through questions he's probably heard a thousand times.
Instead she sounded super tired and had just done a phoner with a Japanese magazine because some business people really want to make her famous.
"My editors said I could do a phoner. But I was drawn to the lecture."
Either by press conference in which case they talk in front of group of assembled journalists, or by "phoner", when it is just you and the star on the other end of the line, who could be sitting a city or a continent away.