a communication (usually brief) that is written or spoken or signaled
"he sent a three-word message"
message, content, subject matter, substance(verb)
what a communication that is about something is about
send a message to
"She messaged the committee"
send as a message
"She messaged the final report by fax"
send a message
"There is no messaging service at this company"
A communication, or what is communicated; any concept or information conveyed.
An underlying theme or conclusion to be drawn from something.
A text message
An instant message
To send a message to; to transmit a message to, e.g. as text via a cell phone.
To send (something) as a message; usually refers to electronic messaging.
To send a message or messages; to be capable of sending messages.
To bear as a message.
Origin: from missaticum, from mittere, missum.
any notice, word, or communication, written or verbal, sent from one person to another
hence, specifically, an official communication, not made in person, but delivered by a messenger; as, the President's message
to bear as a message
Origin: [OE., fr. OF. message, fr. LL. missaticus. See 1st Message.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
mes′āj, n. any communication sent from one person to another: an errand: an official communication, of advice, &c., as a President's Message in the United States.—n. Mess′enger, the bearer of a message: a forerunner: a light scudding cloud preceding a storm: a piece of paper, &c., blown up the string to the kite: the secretary-bird: a rope or chain by which cables were formerly connected to the capstan when heaving up the anchor: (Scots law) an officer who executes the summonses of the Court of Session, called a Mess′enger-at-arms.—Queen's, or King's, messenger, an officer who carries official despatches whether at home or abroad. [Fr.,—Low L. missaticum—L. mittĕre, missum, to send.]
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
Any thought or idea expressed briefly in a plain or secret language and prepared in a form suitable for transmission by any means of communication.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
Word sent; more especially a dispatch signaled or telegraphed.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Message' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1519
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Message' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1618
Rank popularity for the word 'Message' in Nouns Frequency: #522
The numerical value of Message in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Message in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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- ميسيج, رسالةArabic
- missatge, notíciaCatalan, Valencian
- bud, besked, budskabDanish
- Mitteilung, Nachricht, BotschaftGerman
- mensaje, recadoSpanish
- پیام, پیغامPersian
- fiosScottish Gaelic
- संदेश, समाचार, मेसेज, सूचनाHindi
- mesajHaitian Creole
- amanat, pesanIndonesian
- boðskapur, skilaboðIcelandic
- 伝言, メッセージ, 短信Japanese
- უწყება, ბარათი, ცნობება, შეტყობინება, წერილი, ცნობა, მისიაGeorgian
- 消息, 소식Korean
- mesej, pesananMalay
- messaġġi, messaġġMaltese
- boodschap, berichtDutch
- сообщение, месседж, СМСRussian
- poslanica, porukaSerbo-Croatian
- mesaj, iletiTurkish
- پیغام, مسیجUrdu
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