a device, as in a telephone, that converts changes in an electric current into sound.
She removes a telephone receiver and pushes a button to call for help.
So he comes into the kitchen, wiping his greasy hands on the rag before picking up the telephone receiver.
The telephone receiver was left off the hook so, that she avoided annoyance from that source.
Here one sees the dancer in her bath tub, reaching nonchalantly for the convenient telephone receiver.
Volume control telephones allow the user to amplify the sound output level of the telephone receiver.
However, electromagnetic currents of comparatively low frequency could still be detected directly by the telephone receiver.
When speaking, talk directly into either a headset or telephone receiver for optimal clarity.
Picking up the telephone receiver before this signal reaches the caller may cause some recorded messages to continue playing.
He beat her with a telephone receiver when she tried to call for help.