part of speech: noun

definition 1: spoken or written information, sent from one person or group to another. A message is usually delivered by someone or something other than the person who wants to communicate.

  • I found a message on the table saying that my parents would be home late.
  • There are three messages on the answering machine.

synonyms: communication

definition 2: a public speech or other official communication.

  • The mayor gave his yearly message in front of City Hall.

synonyms: communication