any word that is composed of the alternate letters represented by the keys used to select the desired letters on a mobile phone keypad.
you type "pint" you get "shot" or "riot"
by colin redfern December 30, 2004
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Words which can be spelled using the same combination of keys on the mobile (cell) phone.
Bond gone room!!! Attempted to write COME HOME SOON, but the phononyms stuffed it up again!
by Nb3rat0r August 24, 2007