Meaning of SMS in English

/ ˌes em ˈes; NAmE / noun , verb

■ noun


[ U ] a system for sending short written messages from one mobile phone / cellphone to another (the abbreviation for 'short message service')


[ C ] a message sent by SMS

SYN text , text message :

I'm trying to send an SMS.

—compare EMS

■ verb

to send a message to sb by SMS

SYN text , text message [ vn ]

He SMSed me every day.

[ v ]

If you have any comments, just email or SMS.

She spends her time chatting and SMSing.

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.