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Public telephones - synonyms or related words

box

noun

British

a telephone box

call box

noun

British

a public telephone box

call box

noun

American

a telephone at the side of a road that you can use for calling for help

kiosk

noun

British

old-fashioned

a phone box

payphone

noun

a telephone in a public place that you pay to use

phone box

noun

British

a small enclosed structure with a telephone inside it that you pay to use. If the structure is only partly enclosed and has no door, it is usually called a phone booth, which is the usual American word.

telephone booth

noun

mainly American

a telephone box

telephone box

noun

British

a small structure containing a telephone that you pay to use

telephone kiosk

noun

British

old-fashioned

a telephone box

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