Definitions for 1-800

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  1. 1-800(Noun)

    A toll-free number or a long-distance telephone numbers; using any of North American toll-free area codes 800, 888, 877, 866, or 855.

    866-555-1234... that's a 1-800 number, isn't it?

  2. Origin: 1, used to dial long-distance numbers + 800, which was, for a long time, the only North American toll-free area code

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pivotal Research Wieser:

    (Google) is the 800-pound gorilla.

  2. Chris Clark:

    URLs are the 800 numbers of the 1990's.

  3. Kirk McGary:

    We can easily open another 1,500 to 1,800 locations.

  4. David Neeleman:

    The total investment package is 600 million euros, but it could go up to 800 million euros.

  5. Juma Mpima:

    With one facility, and over 800 people to use one facility...people resort to using other waters.


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