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British English: /ˈmɛsɪdʒ/
American English: /ˈmɛsɪdʒ/

Translation of message in French:


  • 1 (communication)
    message (m) (also Computing) (about au sujet de)
    a telephone/taped message
    un message téléphonique/enregistré
    to take a message (on telephone)
    prendre un message
    to give/leave somebody a message that …
    transmettre/laisser un message à quelqu'un lui disant que …
  • 2 (meaning) (gen) (Religion, Politics) a film with a message
    un film contenant un message
    to get one's message across (be understood)
    (convince people) faire passer son message
    to get the message [informal] his message isn't getting through
    son message ne passe pas or passe mal
  • 3 [dated] (errand) to go on a message for somebody
    aller faire une course pour quelqu'un
    to go for the messages (shopping)
    aller faire les courses

transitive verb

  • (send a message to)
    envoyer un message à (person)
    (send an email to) envoyer un message électronique à (person)
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