๐Ÿ“ž Telephone Receiver

Expresses:

Telephone Handset, Phone Number, Landline Receiver, Voicemail, Telephone Line, Phone Number

๐Ÿ“ž Meaning: A black telephone receiver designed with a pair of raised square structures on both ends; the top being the speaker and the bottom one, the microphone.

The ๐Ÿ“ž Telephone Receiver emoji is a synecdoche for the telephone. It represents communication via the phone on one hand and also a symbol generally used to suggest the โ€˜Phone Numberโ€™ on the other.

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How and When to Use the ๐Ÿ“ž Telephone Emoji

  • You can use ๐Ÿ“ž as a reference to voicemail. It could also point out that your call was forwarded in any given circumstance. For example, โ€œI called him a million times and I left a million voicemails in return ๐Ÿ“žโ€.
  • If youโ€™re texting your best friend about how you hung up on someone or vice versa, use ๐Ÿ“ž. For instance, โ€œCan you guess what I just did?? Huh?? I HUNG UP ON HER! ๐Ÿ“ž ME HER HUNG UP!โ€
  • If youโ€™re sending someone a text to โ€˜call meโ€˜ or โ€˜I will call youโ€™, you can use ๐Ÿ“ž. Like, โ€œHereโ€™s my number ๐Ÿ“žโ€.
  • ๐Ÿ“ž may also be used to represent missed calls; either missed for a reason like voting purposes or because someone was busy.
  • Speaking of โ€˜busyโ€™, you could also use ๐Ÿ“ž to indicate that someoneโ€™s telephone line says โ€˜busyโ€™ โ€“ โ€œHeโ€™s busy, dude ๐Ÿ“ž. Called thrice in a rowโ€.
  • Essentially, ๐Ÿ“ž can be used as a reference to all jargons used in telephone communications.

Other Names

  • ๐Ÿ“ž Handset
  • ๐Ÿ“ž Telephone Handset
  • ๐Ÿ“ž Receiver
  • ๐Ÿ“ž Phone
  • ๐Ÿ“ž Landline Receiver
  • ๐Ÿ“ž Black Telephone Receiver