telegram

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

tele- +‎ -gram. "A friend desires us to [] introduce a new word into the vocabulary. It is telegram, instead of telegraphic dispatch, or telegraphic communication." — Albany Evening Journal, April 6, 1852.

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Noun[edit]

telegram (plural telegrams)

  1. A message transmitted by telegraph.

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Verb[edit]

telegram (third-person singular simple present telegrams, present participle telegramming, simple past and past participle telegrammed)

  1. To send a telegram.

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

telegram n (plural telegrammen, diminutive telegrammetje n)

  1. telegram

Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

telegram m

  1. telegram

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /têleɡram/
  • Hyphenation: te‧le‧gram

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tȅlegram m (Cyrillic spelling те̏леграм)

  1. telegram

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tele- +‎ -gram.

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telegram n

  1. a telegram, a message sent by telegraph

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Vilamovian[edit]

Noun[edit]

telegram n

  1. telegram, wire