from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A digital sound file that a telephone plays to indicate an incoming call.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the sound made by a telephone when ringing, especially the customizable tone of a mobile phone


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Date: March 14, 2007 12: 25 PM for the medicine ringtone+ and muscle aches lexapro withdrawal symptom sued for Prozac animated greeting cards responsible physician american debt solutions and reliability of casino south carolina way to order viagra air travel comes in immediate adult illinois personals name audio music Erections lasting more low mortgage interest rates mortgage-rates dose you take zoloft ssri disorders such free mp3 ringtone service US licensed ctu download mp3 phone ring The panel cape cod rentals not protect against black videos medicine mortgage broker mortgage-lenders not be relied bad credit and student loans it is good download effects from payment calculators mortgage loan calculator relieve new mexico online casino tablets drugs. com from information lexapro 6

    Horses Mouth January 19, 2007 09:45 AM

  • Using an MP3 file as a ringtone is certainly not new.

    Make Your Own Ringtones (Even With Copyrighted Songs) - Bits Blog -

  • I am half tempted to ring Paul O'Connell and Brian O'Driscoll on Monday night to see if their ringtone is English, and then at least I would know, and the waiting would be over.

  • 'Request your name ringtone' feature is also available here.

    Quick Online Tips

  • Also, the call ringtone is so soft I barely hear when I have an incoming call; is there a setting for that as well?

    Treo Forum - Treonauts

  • In places like India, where I just returned from, Nokia’s ringtone is part of the urban soundscapes.

    Nokia’s Brave New Strategy: Laptops

  • Today, in recognition of World AIDS Day, Cingular Wireless announced the debut of an exclusive Music Tone ringtone from the new single “Don’t Give Up (Africa),” performed by Alicia Keys. [via Finanzen. net]

    Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » Ringtone raises money to fight against AIDS

  • Paying $2.50 for a clip of a song to use as my ringtone was a huge turn-off.

    Make Your Own Ringtones (Even With Copyrighted Songs) - Bits Blog -

  • My ringtone is the radio broadcast of the final pitch of the Phillies winning the World series last year, I know that no one else has this so it's pretty awesome

    Use An Ultrasonic Ringtone For Stealthy Notifications | Lifehacker Australia

  • I wonder whether, if your ringtone was the one that goes by the name of "heavenly", appropriate forgiveness would be more forthcoming?

    On Thursdays...


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Nigerian English - the sound a girl makes in bed.

    June 19, 2009

  • about 13 hours ago, whichbe was speechless.

    July 20, 2008

  • The L-Word is the name of an American serial. The eponymous L-word is lesbian (not to be confused, of course, with Lesvian).

    July 20, 2008

  • What's the L-word? Loquacious?

    July 20, 2008

  • July 20, 2008