Feeling a vibration from your cell phone when in reality no one's calling you.
"Oh, someone's calling me!


Dammit, just a phantom vibration. My bad."
by AdeleVi August 3, 2007
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A false vibration felt in the most used pocket of your cellphone. You feel what you believe is your cellphone going off, you go to check, and actually nothing has happened. Only works when cellphone is on vibrate.
A false vibration in your pocket. you go to check and nothing happened, this is a phantom vibration.
by enchantedflorist March 25, 2010
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When you think you feel your phone vibrate, but its just your imagination.
"Hey i think ur phone just vibrated"

*checks phone* "Naw, just a Phantom Vibration"
by CookiesAreNummy January 22, 2012
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The feeling that you get, usually in the leg or butt, when you feel as though your cell phone is vibrating but it is actually not.

Usually accompanied with distinct loneliness or want of companionship.

Increasingly common when the cell phone is always in the same place (ie. back pocket, side pocket, front pocket etc.)
I was so excited because i thought that my friend had text messaged me. It was just a phantom vibrate...
by Donatello Mike Hilton April 2, 2006
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when you feel your phone vibrating but nobody called you.

the third setting to put your your phone's ringer on. it is not mentioned in phone manuals, nobody knows how to turn it on or off.
"felt the phone vibrating and reached to pick it up but it was just on phantom vibrate".

Loud, Vibrate, Phantom Vibrate.

I was waiting for her text, but she kept making my phone phantom vibrate.
by jakedoesnteat November 14, 2011
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Thinking that your phone is vibrating in your pants, but when you take it out and look, you realize you have simply been faked out.
Aw man, I thought I was getting a call, but then I realized it was just a phantom vibrate .
by Greg Monahan February 7, 2008
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adverb- when your cellphone is in your pocket, and you feel it vibrate, but no one is calling.
(feeling a little vibration on your leg)
'WTF, no one's calling. Must be a fucking phantom vibrations. Ghosts are trying to contact me."
by Polychronic November 17, 2009
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