Definition of SMS in English:


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Pronunciation: /ɛsɛmˈɛs


  • Short Message (or Messaging) Service, a system that enables mobile phone users to send and receive text messages.


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  • A text message that is sent or received using SMS: Britons send millions of 160-character SMSs a day

verb (SMSs, SMSing, SMSed)

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

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