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message

noun
 
/ˈmesɪdʒ/
A1 a piece of written or spoken information that one person gives to another: Did you get my message? I called her and left a message.
Translations of “message”
in Korean 메시지…
in Arabic رِسالة…
in French message…
in Turkish ileti, haber, mesaj…
in Italian messaggio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 資訊, 訊息, 消息…
in Russian сообщение, записка, идейное содержание…
in Polish wiadomość, przesłanie…
in Spanish mensaje, recado…
in Portuguese mensagem, recado…
in German die Mitteilung, die Botschaft…
in Catalan missatge, encàrrec…
in Japanese 伝言…
in Chinese (Simplified) 信息, 消息, 口信…
(Definition of message from the Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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