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telegram Explained

telegram at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['teləg'ræm]

telegram at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1852, from tele(graph) + -gram. ///

telegram at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] [Date: 1800-1900; Origin: tele- + -gram]// a message sent by telegraph//

telegram at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

ologies

telegram at Danish => English Of Explained:

k up, ta

telegram at Danish => English Of Explained:

telegram

telegram at Dutch => English Of Explained:

cablegram, telegram

telegram at Indonesian => English Of Explained:

cable, telegram

telegram at Norwegian => English Of Explained:

telegram

telegram at Swedish => English Of Explained:

telegram, wire

telegram at Swedish => english Of Explained:

telegram, wire

telegram at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

26 Moby Thesaurus words for "telegram":
Teletype, advice, cable, cablegram, communication, communique,
day letter, dispatch, embassy, express, fast telegram, flash,
letter, message, night letter, pneumatogram, radio, radiogram,
release, send a wire, sign off, sign on, telegraph, telex, wire,
word

telegram at Afrikaans => English Of Explained:

telegram

telegram at Croatian => English Of Explained:


cable, telegram, wire

telegram at Danish => English Of Explained:

telegram

telegram at Dutch => English Of Explained:

telegram [teləɤ°rɑm]
cablegram
telegram

telegram at Slovak => English Of Explained:

buckle

telegram at Swedish => English Of Explained:

telegram

telegram at Polish => English Of Explained:

TELEGRAM
TELEGRAM

TELEGRAM
WIRE

telegram at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (News): news, information, piece of news, intelligence, word, advice, message, dispatch, despatch, telegram, cable, wire, communication, fax, e-mail.

[N] (Correspondence): correspondence, letter, epistle, note, billet, post card, missive, circular, chit, letter card, dispatch, bulletin, telegram, fax, e-mail, electronic mail.

telegram at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun
a message sent by TELEGRAPH and then printed and given to sb

Telegram at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Telegram \Tel"e*gram\, n. [Gr. ? far + -gram.]
A message sent by telegraph; a telegraphic dispatch.

Note: ``A friend desires us to give notice that he will ask
leave, at some convenient time, to introduce a new word
into the vocabulary. It is telegram, instead of
telegraphic dispatch, or telegraphic communication.''
--Albany [N. Y.] Evening Journal (April 6, 1852).

telegram at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

telegram
n : a message transmitted by telegraph [syn: {wire}]

telegram at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedia » dab=telegram (disambiguation)|Telegram

Alternative forms

* telegramme Inter: qualifier » rare

Etymology

Inter: confix » tele|gram. "A friend desires us to Inter: .. » . introduce a new word into the vocabulary. It is telegram, instead of telegraphic dispatch, or telegraphic communication." — Albany Evening Journal, April 6, 1852.

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /ˈtɛləˌɡɹæm/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"tEl@.gr{m/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-telegram.ogg|Audio (US)

    Noun

    Inter: en-nou » n


  • A message transmitted by telegraph

    Synonyms

    * wire, cable

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » message sent by telegraph
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|برقية|f|tr=barqíyya
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|電報|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|电报|tr=diànbào|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|telegram|m
  • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|telegram|n
  • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|telegramo
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|sähke
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|télégramme|m
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Telegramm|n
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|τηλεγράφημα|n|tr=tilegráfima
  • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|तार|m|tr=tār
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|távirat
  • Ido: Inter: t+ » io|telegramo
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|telegramma|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Japanese: Inter: t+ » ja|電報|tr=でんぽう, denpō
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|전보|tr=jeonbo|sc=Hang (Inter: t+ » ko|電報|sc=Hani)
    • Navajo: Inter: tø » nv|béésh bee haneʼ
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|telegram|m
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|telegrama|m
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|телеграмма|f|tr=telegrámma
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|телеграм|m|sc=Cyrl|alt=те̏леграм, Inter: t- » sh|брзојав|m|alt=брзојав
    • : RomanL Inter: t- » sh|telegram|m|alt=tȅlegram, Inter: t- » sh|brzojav|m|alt=bȑzojāv
    • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|telegrama|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|telegram
    • Tamil: Inter: t+ » ta|தந்தி|tr=tanti|sc=Taml
    • Urdu: Inter: t+ » ur|تار|m|tr=tār


    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Verb

    Inter: en-verb » telegram|m|ing
  • To send a telegram.

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » send a message by telegraph
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|telegraferen


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    Dutch

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /teːləˈɡrɑm/|lang=nl

    Noun

    Inter: nl-noun » n|telegrammen|telegrammetje
  • telegram

  • Polish

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=pl

    Noun

    Inter: pl-noun » m
  • telegram

    Declension

    Inter: pl-decl-noun »

  • |telegram|telegramy
    |telegramu|telegramów
    |telegramowi|telegramom
    |telegram|telegramy
    |telegramem|telegramami
    |telegramie|telegramach
    |telegramie|telegramy


    Serbo-Croatian

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: IPA » /têleɡram/|lang=sh
    • Inter: hyphenation » te|le|gram

      Noun

      Inter: sh-noun » g=m|head=tȅlegram|r|телеграм|те̏леграм


  • telegram

    Declension

    Inter: sh-decl-noun »

  • |telegram|telegrami
    |telegrama|telegrama
    |telegramu|telegramima
    |telegram|telegrame
    |telegrame|telegrami
    |telegramu|telegramima
    |telegramom|telegramima


    Swedish

    Etymology

    Inter: confix » tele|gram|lang=sv

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: audio » Sv-ett telegram.ogg|Audio

    Noun

    Inter: sv-noun » g=n
  • a telegram, a message sent by telegraph

    Declension

    Inter: sv-noun-n-zero » stem=telegramm

    Related terms

    * lyxtelegram
    • telegramblankett

      See also

      * telegraf


    Translation: cs » telegram
    Translation: et » telegram
    Translation: el » telegram
    Translation: eo » telegram
    Translation: fr » telegram
    Translation: ko » telegram
    Translation: hr » telegram
    Translation: io » telegram
    Translation: id » telegram
    Translation: kn » telegram
    Translation: ku » telegram
    Translation: hu » telegram
    Translation: mg » telegram
    Translation: my » telegram
    Translation: nl » telegram
    Translation: ja » telegram
    Translation: no » telegram
    Translation: pl » telegram
    Category: simple:telegram -
    Translation: fi » telegram
    Translation: sv » telegram
    Translation: ta » telegram
    Translation: vi » telegram
    Translation: zh » telegram