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SMS

Syllabification: SMS

Definition of SMS in English:

abbreviation

Short message (or messaging) service, a system that enables cellular phone users to send and receive text messages.

noun (plural SMSs)

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A text message that is sent or received using SMS.

verb (SMSs, SMSing, SMSed)

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Send someone a text message using SMS: I’m SMSing more than speaking on my phone these days [with object]: SMS me or send me an e-mail

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