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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈməʊbaɪl/, /ˈməʊbʌɪl/
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- (US) IPA(key): /ˈmoʊbəl/, /ˈmoʊbil/, /ˈmoʊbaɪl/, sculpture always IPA(key): /ˈmoʊbil/
- Capable of being moved, especially on wheels.
- a mobile home
- Pertaining to or by agency of mobile phones.
- mobile number mobile internet
- 2012 December 1, “An internet of airborne things”, in The Economist, volume 405, number 8813, page 3 (Technology Quarterly):
- A farmer could place an order for a new tractor part by text message and pay for it by mobile money-transfer. A supplier many miles away would then take the part to the local matternet station for airborne dispatch via drone.
- Characterized by an extreme degree of fluidity; moving or flowing with great freedom.
- Mercury is a mobile liquid.
- Easily moved in feeling, purpose, or direction; excitable; changeable; fickle.
- the quick and mobile curiosity of her disposition
- Changing in appearance and expression under the influence of the mind.
- mobile features
- (biology) Capable of being moved, aroused, or excited; capable of spontaneous movement.
capable of being moved
mobile (plural mobiles)
- (art) A kinetic sculpture or decorative arrangement made of items hanging so that they can move independently from each other.
- (telephony, Britain) Ellipsis of
- Synonym: cell phone
- (uncountable, Internet) The internet accessed via mobile devices.
- there are many business opportunities in mobile
- Something that can move.
mobile phone — see mobile phone
▼ English terms derived from the PIE root *mew- (0 c, 52 e)
- mobile in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- mobile in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- mobile at OneLook Dictionary Search
- mobile on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
- mobile phone on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
- mobile (sculpture) on Wikipedia.Wikipedia
mobile (plural mobiles)
mobile m (plural mobiles)
- “mobile” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
- inflection of :
mobile (masculine and feminine plural mobili)
mobile m (plural mobili)
- (in the singular) piece of furniture (item of furniture)
- (in the plural) furniture
- (heraldry) charge
- mobile (cellular phone)
- mobile in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)