telephone call love


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  • n. A connection established over a telephone network between two parties.
  • n. The conversation held by the two parties on this connection.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a telephone connection


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  • I left shortly afterwards on a sabbatical leave to Australia to work at Latrobe University in Melbourne, and was just getting settled when I received a frantic telephone call from Christine.

    Alcohol and The Addictive Brain

  • She received a telephone call recently advising her to watch television the following Saturday as there would be some films on prisoners, and to let them know if she thought one of the prisoners might be her husband.

    Thud Ridge

  • That was when I had an urgent telephone call for Mrs. Rubrick.

    Died in the Wool

  • The last telephone call from Vienna to Mrs. Marton in Budapest was on June 18.

    Enemies of the People

  • SIX weeks later Hebe was still waiting for the promised telephone call from Nick Cavendish.

    Pregnant by the Millionaire

  • Mr. Hank's lawyer Oscar Téllez did not immediately return a telephone call left at his office.

    Mexican Politician Detained on Gun Charges

  • Seema baji always talked about her children and what a great success they were in all corners of the world, but not one ever came to visit, and only rarely did an operator patch through a telephone call from outside the country.

    Beneath My Mother’s Feet

  • Miss Brimley, dispatched on her way by Smiley's telephone call the previous morning, had the rare gift of speaking to children as if they were human beings, and thus discovered without difficulty the dilapidated, unnamed house which served the Committee as a collecting centre.

    A Murder of Quality

  • The notations had to do with the telephone call I had received from Marie Guilbeau, the cleaning lady in St. Mary Parish who had been molested by an intruder at her house and had felt obliged to tell me she had flirted the same day with a guest at the motel where she worked.

    Jolie Blon’s Bounce

  • I booked a telephone call to Charlie when I got back to the Iguana Rock that evening, and it came through punctually the next morning, Sunday, at ten o'clock.



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