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  1. messages(Noun)

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  1. Messages

    "Messages" is the third single of the synthpop group Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, released in 1980. The song originally featured on their eponymous debut album, but a re-recorded version provided OMD with their first Top 40 hit single in the UK, reaching number 13. As with debut single "Electricity", the band embraced the concept of machines singing the song's chorus. The original grey two tone labels incorrectly state the producer as Chester Valentino, later editions feature different coloured record labels that correctly credit Mike Howlett for the production. The song was featured in the second series of Ashes to Ashes. AllMusic journalist Ned Raggett wrote: "Messages wears the emotion of its lyrics on its sleeve, with a killer opening line - 'It worries me, this kind of thing, how you hope to live alone and occupy your waking hours' - and a melody both propulsive and fragile." He described the re-recorded single version, which would later appear on the band's compilation albums, as "a far more stunning reworking". Colleague Dave Thompson concurred, writing, "The result was glorious, with the song boasting a more bittersweet atmosphere and a stronger emotional feel, fed by the even lusher keyboards. There's a new brightness and crispness to the overall sound as well, emphasized by the prominent rhythm. Where the original 'Messages' brooded, the more sharply defined recut brings a touch of anger and self-reproach that its predecessor lacked."

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  1. messages

    Plural form of the word message.

    The messages were sent via a telecommunications system which the company had bought as a software system to empower employees to communicate in real time to each other.

    Submitted by MaryC on May 21, 2016  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'messages' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4581

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'messages' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4779

How to pronounce messages?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of messages in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of messages in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of messages in a Sentence

  1. Erik Jones:

    They have completely contrasting messages, where Trump has argued for 'America first,' Emmanuel Macron is arguing for a kind of cosmopolitan globalist vision of France and of Europe, that is going to create very sharp contrast when the two meet in France.

  2. Yonatan Winetraub:

    Landing is the most difficult part of the mission for multiple reasons, it takes radio signals traveling at the speed of light 2 to 3 seconds in total to send and receive messages – the spacecraft is traveling at 2 kilometers a second at that point.

  3. Arisha Hatch:

    Social media for many individuals has been a powerful platform for us to get our messages out when traditional media chooses not to cover us, this has not been a problem that major police departments face.

  4. Amy Ott:

    These messages are often damaging to girls. We are not allowed to discriminate in the U.S. based on race, disability, gender, age, etc. … So why are schools discriminating against girls based on their bodies ? you have to try a dress on and see what it looks like on you, not how it looks on someone else. … It’s like shopping for any other kind of clothing in this day and age. You want to look your best and look appropriate.

  5. Societe Generale analyst Michel Martinez:

    The objectives for the end of Hollande's mandate are a bit weak, but the subliminal messages that are being sent are clear: we're going towards more flexibility.

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