Definition of autodial in English:

autodial

Translate autodial into Spanish

intransitive verbintransitive verb autodials, intransitive verb autodialling, intransitive verb autodialled, intransitive verb autodialing, intransitive verb autodialed

[no object]
  • (of a device) automatically dial a phone number or establish a connection with a computer.

Pronunciation

autodial

/ˈôdōˌdī(ə)l/ /ˈɔdoʊˌdaɪ(ə)l/ /ˈädōˌdī(ə)l/ /ˈɑdoʊˌdaɪ(ə)l/

noun

  • A facility incorporated into a phone, computer, etc., that enables the device to dial and establish a connection with a particular number stored in its memory, either automatically or when activated by a simple command.

    ‘have a telephone with autodial by your bed’
    • ‘She pulled out her PA, flipped it open, and hit the autodial for the Fixit Shop.’
    • ‘So he's had the brilliant idea of calling through the autodial numbers on the phone until he finds someone who knows her mobile number.’
    • ‘He followed as he pressed the autodial for a cab company he used often.’
    • ‘It's really hard because I can't just delete him from the cell phone autodial and be off on my merry way.’

Pronunciation

autodial

/ˈôdōˌdī(ə)l/ /ˈɔdoʊˌdaɪ(ə)l/ /ˈädōˌdī(ə)l/ /ˈɑdoʊˌdaɪ(ə)l/