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verb. ['ˈdaɪəl, ˈdaɪl'] operate a dial to select a telephone number.
Rhymes with Dial
How do you pronounce dial?
Pronounce dial as daɪəl.
US - How to pronounce dial in American English
UK - How to pronounce dial in British English
Sentences with dial
1. Verb, base form
In order to reach me, you must hang up and dial the following number."
2. Noun, singular or mass
Inside should be a large dial with several metal markers on it.
Turn the dial counterclockwise twice past the second number and stop on the third time.
Quotes about dial
1. A pause followed my greeting. Then “We’re watching you ” whispered the voice on the other end.“Yeah? Did you see what I did with my keys? ”Silence. Then dial tone.These younger demons. So easily discouraged.
- Josh Lanyon, The Hell You Say
2. We live in deeds not years In thoughts not breaths In feelings not figures on a dial. We should count time by heart throbs. He most lives who thinks most, feels noblest, acts the best.
- Philip James Bailey, Festus: A Poem
noun. ['ˈdaɪəl, ˈdaɪl'] the face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours.
- proportional font
noun. ['ˈdaɪəl, ˈdaɪl'] the control on a radio or television set that is used for tuning.
noun. ['ˈdaɪəl, ˈdaɪl'] a disc on a telephone that is rotated a fixed distance for each number called.
- dial phone
- finger hole
- dial telephone
- telephone dial
noun. ['ˈdaɪəl, ˈdaɪl'] the circular graduated indicator on various measuring instruments.
verb. ['ˈdaɪəl, ˈdaɪl'] choose by means of a dial.