phoning into book clubs was one way she could help promote from home.
As soon as New York knew, their families were phoning Los Angeles.
The head of the Media Research Center has allegedly been phoning it in for years.
1884, shortening of telephone (n.). Phone book first recorded 1925; phone booth 1927; phone bill 1901.
"elementary sound of a spoken language," 1866, from Greek phone (see fame (n.)).
1884, from phone (n.). Related: Phoned; phoning.
flip phone, hold the phone