Sentence Examples


  • She picked the receiver up on the fifth ring.
  • She lifted the receiver and dialed Connie's number.
  • Katie surrendered the receiver to Carmen and then walked away.
  • Lisa put the receiver back to her ear.
  • Long upheld by a box kite, and, employing a sensitive coherer and telephone as a receiver, he was able, on December 12, 1901, to hear " S " signals on the Morse code, consisting of three dots, which he had arranged should be sent out from Poldhu at stated hours, according to a preconcerted programme, so as to leave no doubt they were electric wave signals sent across the Atlantic and not accidental atmospheric electric disturbances.