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Meaning of message by Wiktionary Dictionary

message


    Etymology

    Old French, from Late Latin missaticum, from Latin mittere, missum ( “to send” ) .

    Noun

    message ( plural: messages )

    1. A communication, or what is communicated; any concept or information conveyed .
    2. An underlying theme or conclusion to be drawn from something .
    3. A text message
    4. An instant message
    5. An email

    Usage notes

    In Ireland, Scotland and Northern England, messages ( plural ) can mean "groceries, shopping" .

    Abbreviations

    • msg

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