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[でん()·()]
denwa
noun, suru verb, no adjective

English Meaning(s) for 電話

noun, suru verb, no adjective
  1. telephone

Definition and Synonyms for 電話

Phone get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone
Synonyms: テル, コール, 架電, 通話, 電話, 電話をかける
Telephone electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds
Synonyms: ホン, フォン, テレホン, 電話, 電話機
Telephone transmitting speech at a distance
Synonyms: 電話
Telephone Number the number is used in calling a particular telephone
Synonyms: ナンバー, 携帯電話, 番号, 電番, 電話, 電話番号

Meanings for each kanji in 電話

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Categories 電話 is a member of

Electronic Equipment equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
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Telecom systems used in transmitting messages over a distance electronically
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Signaling any nonverbal action or gesture that encodes a message
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Telecommunicate communicate over long distances, as via the telephone or e-mail
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 電話

Sample Sentences for 電話

I telephoned to say that I wanted to see him.
I'll call you up around eight this evening.
Please don't hesitate to call.
Call us.
I forgot to phone Mr. Ford.

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