mobile phonemo·bile phone
A woman using a mobile phone.
The definition of a mobile phone, another term for a cell phone, is a handheld telephone that makes and receives call over a radio link and works on a network of cell sites or based stations as opposed to a land line telephone that is connected to a phone jack by wires.
A Blackberry cell phone or an iPhone are examples of a mobile phone.
See cell phone.
(plural mobile phones)
- (UK, Australia, New Zealand) A portable telephone that connects with the telephone network over radio wave transmission.
- attributive form of mobile phone, noun.