Definition of 'message'
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What are the obstacles in getting a cultural message out? Smithsonian Mag (2017)For health organisations it can also deliver staff and incident emergency messages over mobile devices. Computing (2010)The message came back that he should indeed announce a delay. Times, Sunday Times (2016)We used to follow strangers down the street and leave messages in the cracks of walls. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There were messages on his phone from two footballing figures which stood out. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It said the ads had a serious message about getting people home safe. The Sun (2017)Taking him back into politics will send the message that any traitor and war criminal can be a politician. The Sun (2016)One text asked if she had deleted the messages yet and another text said co-workers were whispering about them. The Sun (2016)The message of these books is, and always has been, positive. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Visitors are invited to view the page and leave their own messages of condolence. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We will target those groups with messages of support. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The volunteers could not send the message directly unless they knew the recipient personally. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Your friends will soon get the message. The Sun (2014)This is where explicit images are sent by text message from one mobile phone to another. The Sun (2013)Then my manager comes back with the message. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They send and receive messages that control the entire organism of the body. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Our poll shows all four party leaders have a message that chimes with voters. The Sun (2014)Otherwise he aims to broadcast a special message via video link. The Sun (2009)They kept ringing the phone and putting messages through the door. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In the book the message is different. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The nomads who lived in this harsh land wove no moral message into the landscape. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Often that means holding back a stellar illustration for another message. Christianity Today (2000)There is no implicit political message in this. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The phone goes to voicemail and he leaves a message. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The group spreads its message through a secretive network of small groups. Times, Sunday Times (2009)When you talk about money and property you get your message across. The Sun (2011)These come via mobile phone text messages. The Sun (2009)Advertising aimed at mobile devices swelled as advertisers looked to pipe their messages directly into the pockets of consumers. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'message'
British English: message /ˈmɛsɪdʒ/ NOUN
A message is a piece of information or a request that you send to someone or leave for them when you cannot speak to them directly.
I got a message you were trying to reach me.
- American English: message
- Arabic: رِسَالَةٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: mensagem
- Chinese: 讯息
- Croatian: poruka
- Czech: vzkaz
- Danish: besked
- Dutch: bericht
- European Spanish: mensaje
- Finnish: viesti
- French: message
- German: Botschaft Mitteilung
- Greek: μήνυμα
- Italian: messaggio
- Japanese: 伝言
- Korean: 메시지
- Norwegian: melding
- Polish: wiadomość
- European Portuguese: mensagem
- Romanian: mesaj
- Russian: сообщение
- Spanish: mensaje
- Swedish: meddelande
- Thai: ข่าวสาร
- Turkish: mesaj
- Ukrainian: повідомлення
- Vietnamese: thông điệp
British English: message VERB
If you message someone, you send them a message electronically using a computer or another device such as a mobile phone.
People who message a lot feel unpopular if they don't get many back.
She had messaged her agent.
- American English: message
- Brazilian Portuguese: enviar uma mensagem por computador ou telefone
- Chinese: 发短信
- European Spanish: enviar un mensaje de texto
- French: envoyer des SMS
- German: eine Nachricht versenden
- Italian: mandare un messaggino a
- Japanese: メッセージを送る
- Korean: 전자통신을 하다
- European Portuguese: enviar uma mensagem por computador ou telefone
- Spanish: enviar un mensaje de texto
Definition of message from the Collins English Dictionary
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