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

text message

noun [ C ] uk /ˈtekst ˌmes.ɪdʒ/ us /ˈtekst ˌmes.ɪdʒ/ also text

A2 a written message, often containing short forms of words, 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 noun [ U ] uk us also texting

Text-messaging is the way that most young people contact each other these days. 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)