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flip phone

noun

a cell telephone with two parts hinged so it folds when not in use

Examples

Have you owned a flip phone or clamshell?

Word Origin

1979

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Slang definitions & phrases for flip phone

flip phone

noun phrase

A cellular telephone with a mouthpiece that folds up to decrease total size (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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