Translation of "text message" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

text message

noun [ C ] uk us (also text)

a written message, often containing words that have been shortened, sent from one mobile phone or pager to another

He sent me a text message to say he would be late. 他给我发了一个短消息,说他要迟一点到。
text messaging uk us noun [ U ] (also texting)

He has developed sore thumbs from too much text messaging. 他发的短消息太多,大拇指都痛了。

(Translation of “text message” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)