the sound a cell phone makes when receiving a call or text message: Download the most popular rock music ringtones.
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The Rick Perry campaign has even made a ringtone out of the soundbite.
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British Dictionary definitions for ringtone
a musical tune played by a mobile phone when a call is received
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