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Meaning of TELEGRAM

Pronunciation:  'telu`gram

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a message transmitted by telegraph
 

TELEGRAM is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: wire
 
 See Also: cable, cablegram, letter telegram, message, night letter, overseas telegram

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tel"e*gram\, n. [Gr. ? far + -gram.]
A message sent by telegraph; a telegraphic dispatch.

Note: ``A friend desires us to give notice that he will ask
      leave, at some convenient time, to introduce a new word
      into the vocabulary. It is telegram, instead of
      telegraphic dispatch, or telegraphic communication.''
      --Albany [N. Y.] Evening Journal (April 6, 1852).

 
Dream Dictionary
 
 Definition: Dreaming that you receive a telegram, foretells of bad news, deceit, and unpleasantness. Dreaming that you send a telegram means bitter separation or estrangement from a person nearby.
 

 

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