Meaning of on the phone in English:

on the phone

Translate on the phone into Spanish

phrase

  • Engaged in a conversation over the phone.

    ‘we were on the phone for 45 minutes’
    • ‘I've been on the phone all morning.’
    • ‘I was on the phone at the time.’
    • ‘I was on the phone constantly as we were travelling to pick players up.’
    • ‘Gary was on the phone talking to Belinda.’
    • ‘When we showed people how much energy they were losing, they usually were on the phone to a contractor before we could get out the door.’
    • ‘He was on the phone with Dr. Stephens for many hours trying to find out what could be done for her.’