Meaning of “massage” in the English Dictionary

"massage" in British English

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massageverb [ T ]

uk /ˈmæs.ɑːʒ/ us /məˈsɑːʒ/

massagenoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈmæs.ɑːʒ/ us /məˈsɑːʒ/

(Definition of “massage” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"massage" in American English

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massageverb [ T ]

us /məˈsɑʒ, -ˈsɑdʒ/

to rub or press someone’s body, usually with repeated hand movements, in order to reduce stiffness or pain in that person's joints or muscles:

She massaged his aching neck.
massage
noun [ C/U ] us /məˈsɑʒ, -ˈsɑdʒ/

[ C ] A massage would do wonders for my back.

(Definition of “massage” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)