telephone call

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Noun1.telephone call - a telephone connectiontelephone call - a telephone connection; "she reported several anonymous calls"; "he placed a phone call to London"; "he heard the phone ringing but didn't want to take the call"
telephony, telephone - transmitting speech at a distance
call-back - a return call
collect call - a telephone call that the receiving party is asked to pay for
call-in - a telephone call to a radio station or a television station in which the caller participates in the on-going program
crank call - a hostile telephone call (from a crank)
local call - a telephone call made within a local calling area
long distance, long-distance call, trunk call - a telephone call made outside the local calling area; "I talked to her by long distance"
conference call - a telephone call in which more than two people participate
wake-up call - a telephone call that you request be made a specific time in order to wake you up at that time (especially in hotels); "she left a wake-up call for 7 a.m."
Translations
telefonski klic

telephone call

ntelefonata
References in classic literature ?
At the end of the second week the overwrought head appealed passionately for relief, and Owen was removed to the Postage Department, where, when he had leisure from answering Audrey's telephone calls, he entered the addresses of letters in a large book and took them to the post.
One Sunday morning, Charley received a telephone call from a friend in Collinsville, who told him that the full force of fishermen was out with its nets.
Where the plaintiff consumers sued under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, claiming that the defendant corporations and made unsolicited telephone calls to their cellular phones and/or landlines, they have standing to sue because the court did not find that the consumers consented to receive the telephone calls at issue.
The name of Punjab CM is reportedly being misused in different cities of Punjab by fake telephone calls," the notification said.
ISLAMABAD -- Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain on Friday taking strong notice of the fake telephone calls using his name warned various institutions and public to beware of such fraudulent callers.
Last month, ISPR warned the public to be aware of telephone calls from individuals impersonating army officials.
Rawalpindi -- The Inter Services Public Relations, the media wing of the military, has issued Public Awareness information over fake telephone calls. In a statement issued here, there are reports of fake telephone calls being made to general public by individuals impersonating as Pakistan Armed Forces officials.
ISLAMABAD -- The Inter-Service Public Relations Monday warned the general public to be aware of fake telephone calls from those impersonating as officials of the Pakistan Armed Forces.
WASHINGTON, May 16 (KUNA) -- Kuwait's cultural office in Washington DC called Wednesday on Kuwaiti students to be cautious when receiving false telephone calls, e-mails, or internet messages from fraudsters who claim to provide services for a fee.
RAWALPINDI -- The media wing of Pakistan Army, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Sunday issued a public awareness information message to warn citizens about fake telephone calls.
RAWALPINDI -- The media wing of the armed forces, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), warned on Sunday against telephone calls to the public from impersonators pretending to be armed forces' officials.
Contract notice : Execution of outgoing telephone calls and reception of incoming telephone calls.