Definition of message-bearer in English:

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message-bearer

(also message-carrier)

noun

A person who carries a message or is employed to carry messages.
Example sentences
  • In ancient Greece, a message bearer's job was a precarious business.
  • Although the physical dangers of public speaking have disappeared these days, the trepidation of that poor message bearer has not.
  • Previous holders of the post had been content to be message bearers from the naval brass and to act as bag carriers for senators on overseas trips.

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Syllabification: mes·sage-bear·er

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