telephone book

noun
a book, directory, or the like, usually containing an alphabetical list of telephone subscribers in a city or other area, together with their addresses and telephone numbers.
Also called telephone directory.


Origin:
1910–15

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Telephone book
Example sentences
Have them estimate how many pizzerias are listed in a telephone book that
  serves your community.
So he opened a telephone book and made random sales calls.
The name, address and telephone number will also be found in your local
  telephone book under city or county government.
There are fire extinguisher companies in the telephone book that provide this
  service.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature