Definition of 'payphone'
Example sentences containing 'payphone'
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That was why, after booking the seats, she had amended the arrangements from a payphone. THE TOUCH OF INNOCENTS (2002)She doubted if the payphone in the entrance would even be listed and Flynn would be long gone. TICKLED PINK (2002)There's a gas station up ahead on the right and it has a payphone on the side. WEB OF DREAMS (2002)
Trends of 'payphone'
Used Rarely. payphone is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'payphone'
British English: payphone /ˈpeɪˌfəʊn/ NOUN
A payphone is a telephone which you need to put coins or a card in before you can make a call. Payphones are usually in public places.
- American English: payphone
- Arabic: هَاتِفٌ عُمُومِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: telefone público
- Chinese: 付费电话
- Croatian: javna govornica
- Czech: telefonní automat
- Danish: mønttelefon
- Dutch: telefooncel
- European Spanish: teléfono público
- Finnish: kolikkopuhelin
- French: cabine à pièces
- German: Münzfernsprecher
- Greek: τηλέφωνο με κερματοδέκτη
- Italian: telefono a pagamento
- Japanese: 公衆電話
- Korean: 공중전화
- Norwegian: telefonkiosk
- Polish: płatny telefon
- European Portuguese: telefone público
- Romanian: telefon public
- Russian: таксофон
- Spanish: teléfono público
- Swedish: telefonkiosk
- Thai: ตู้โทรศัพท์สาธารณะที่ต้องหยอดเหรียญ
- Turkish: ankesörlü telefon
- Ukrainian: таксофон
- Vietnamese: máy điện thoại trả tiền
Definition of payphone from the Collins English Dictionary
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