Definition of 'car phone'
Example sentences containing 'car phone'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
She reached for the car phone and dialled Stephen's number at the Department. COMPULSION (2001)Not too many details, not on a car phone, you'll understand. THE TOUCH OF INNOCENTS (2001)No, on a car phone, of course, high tech at a buck-a-minute minimum, except that Phillips was calling from Seattle. THE SERPENT'S MARK (2001)
Trends of 'car phone'
Used Rarely. car phone is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'car phone'
British English: car phone NOUN
A car phone is a mobile phone, especially one which is designed to be used in a car.
- American English: car phone
- Brazilian Portuguese: telefone celular próprio para usar em um carro
- Chinese: 车载电话
- European Spanish: teléfono de coche
- French: portable
- German: Autotelefon
- Italian: telefonino per auto
- Japanese: 自動車電話
- Korean: 카폰
- European Portuguese: telefone móvel para automóvel
- Spanish: teléfono de coche
Definition of car phone from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
View our new 2019 reference catalogue. From dictionaries, phrasebooks, language learning, atlases and maps, general reference and puzzles, you'll be sure to find books that appeal to you.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.