telegram

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

1tele·gram

noun \ˈte-lə-ˌgram, Southern also -grəm\

: a message that is sent by telegraph

Full Definition of TELEGRAM

:  a telegraphic dispatch

First Known Use of TELEGRAM

circa 1852

2tele·gram

transitive verb \-ˌgram\
tele·grammedtele·gram·ming

Definition of TELEGRAM

:  telegraph

First Known Use of TELEGRAM

1864

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