Meaning of MESSAGE in English

■ noun

1》 a verbal, written, recorded, or electronic communication.

2》 a significant point or theme of a film, speech, etc.

↘a divinely inspired communication.

3》 Scottish & Irish an errand.

↘( ~s ) things bought; shopping.

■ verb send a ~ to, especially by email.


get the ~ informal understand what is meant.


ME: from OFr., based on L. missus , past participle of mittere 'send'.

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