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1. telephone

noun. ['ˈtɛləˌfoʊn'] electronic equipment that converts sound into electrical signals that can be transmitted over distances and then converts received signals back into sounds.

Synonyms

  • extension
  • extension phone
  • phone system
  • wireless telephone
  • dial telephone
  • pay-station
  • dial phone
  • desk phone
  • telephone system
  • handset
  • phone
  • radiophone
  • telephone set
  • speakerphone
  • radiotelephone
  • electronic equipment
  • telephone extension
  • receiver
  • French telephone
  • telephone receiver
  • pay-phone

Antonyms

  • shortness
  • flexion
  • vowel
  • consonant

Etymology

  • -phone (English)
  • φωνή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • tele- (English)
  • τῆλε (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Telephone Message

  • presage
  • lesage

2. telephone

verb. ['ˈtɛləˌfoʊn'] get or try to get into communication (with someone) by telephone.

Synonyms

  • telecommunicate
  • cell phone
  • phone
  • call up
  • dial
  • call
  • call in

Antonyms

  • detach
  • silence
  • forget
  • give

Etymology

  • -phone (English)
  • φωνή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • tele- (English)
  • τῆλε (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. telephone

noun. ['ˈtɛləˌfoʊn'] transmitting speech at a distance.

Synonyms

  • voice mail
  • telecom
  • call waiting
  • telecommunication
  • telephone call
  • voicemail
  • phone call
  • telephony
  • call

Antonyms

  • demobilize
  • cause to sleep
  • put option
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • -phone (English)
  • φωνή (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
  • tele- (English)
  • τῆλε (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

4. message

noun. ['ˈmɛsədʒ, ˈmɛsɪdʒ'] a communication (usually brief) that is written or spoken or signaled.

Synonyms

  • phone message
  • inscription
  • telephone message
  • broadcast
  • telegram
  • mail
  • packet
  • communication
  • dedication
  • radiogram
  • cipher
  • wire
  • heliogram

Antonyms

  • meaninglessness
  • insignificance
  • unimportance
  • significant

5. message

noun. ['ˈmɛsədʒ, ˈmɛsɪdʒ'] what a communication that is about something is about.

Synonyms

  • significance
  • acknowledgment
  • guidance
  • packaging
  • humour
  • discourtesy
  • wittiness
  • theme
  • communication
  • dedication
  • divagation
  • subject matter
  • meaninglessness
  • promotion
  • wit
  • approval
  • refusal
  • topic
  • acknowledgement
  • excursus
  • import
  • narrative
  • direction
  • petition
  • aside
  • drivel
  • counsel
  • disrespect
  • counselling
  • nonsensicality
  • offer
  • digression
  • view
  • reminder
  • signification
  • request
  • entry
  • corker
  • postulation
  • garbage
  • shocker
  • offering
  • humor
  • information
  • meaning
  • nonsense
  • sensationalism
  • counseling
  • body
  • hokum
  • story
  • bunk
  • substance
  • insertion
  • submission
  • witticism
  • respects
  • content
  • info
  • statement
  • instruction
  • subject
  • interpolation
  • disapproval
  • tale
  • parenthesis
  • commendation
  • publicity
  • promotional material
  • latent content
  • memorial
  • proposal
  • opinion
  • commitment

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • insignificant
  • acknowledged
  • unacknowledged

6. message

verb. ['ˈmɛsədʒ, ˈmɛsɪdʒ'] send a message.

Antonyms

  • good humor

7. message

verb. ['ˈmɛsədʒ, ˈmɛsɪdʒ'] send as a message.

Synonyms

  • pass along
  • put across
  • pass on
  • communicate

Antonyms

  • civility
  • graciousness
  • courtesy
  • politeness

8. message

verb. ['ˈmɛsədʒ, ˈmɛsɪdʒ'] send a message to.

Synonyms

  • pass along
  • put across
  • pass on
  • communicate

Antonyms

  • dissuasion
  • unconnectedness
  • competition
  • unfaithfulness
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