Meaning of “bounce message” in the English Dictionary


"bounce message" in Business English

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bounce messagenoun [ C ]

uk us also bounce email

IT, COMMUNICATIONS a message telling you that your email did not reach the person you sent it to because the address is wrong or there is a computer problem:

You may receive dozens of bounce messages from mail servers telling you that your message couldn't be delivered.

(Definition of “bounce message” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)