Meaning of reverse-charge in English:




mainly British
  • Denoting a telephone call paid for by the recipient.

    ‘the survey team allowed him to make a reverse-charge radio-telephone call’
    • ‘He took a reverse-charge call from Ferguson in the middle of Malawi later on.’
    • ‘Although the investment banker won't know your name, he will be able to make reverse-charge calls to your home via a special operator just in case additional funds are needed for unexpected expenses.’