robocall

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

1998, robo- +‎ call.

Alternative formsEdit

  • robo call
  • robo-call

NounEdit

robocall (plural robocalls)

  1. (North America, pejorative) An automated telemarketing phone call that uses both an autodialer and a recorded message.

VerbEdit

robocall (third-person singular simple present robocalls, present participle robocalling, simple past and past participle robocalled)

  1. (North America, pejorative) To make robocalls.

ReferencesEdit

Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 15:44