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English definition of “message”

message

noun [C] (IDEA)    /ˈmes.ɪdʒ/
B2 the most important idea in a book , film , or play : The film's message is that rich and poor are alike .Opinions, beliefs and points of view get the message informal to understand what someone is trying to tell you, even if that person is not expressing himself or herself directly : I never answer his calls , so you'd think he'd get the message.Understanding and comprehending get the message across to make someone understand : We need to get the message across that too much sun is dangerous .Defining and explaining
(Definition of message noun (IDEA) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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