Simple Definition of telex
: a system of communication in which messages are sent over long distances by using a telephone system and are printed by using a special machine (called a teletypewriter)
: a message sent by telex
Examples of telex in a sentence
The message was sent by telex.
We received a telex from New York.
Origin and Etymology of telex
teleprinter + exchange
First Known Use: 1932
Definition of telex
1 : to send (as a message) by telex
2 : to communicate with by telex
First Known Use of telex
Rhymes with telex
annex, apex, codex, complex, convex, cortex, culex, desex, duplex, DX, fourplex, ibex, ilex, index, Kleenex, latex, mirex, murex, MX, narthex, perplex, Perspex, phone sex, pollex, Pyrex, reflex, Rx, safe sex, scolex, silex, silvex, simplex, spandex, Tex-Mex, triplex, unsex, vertex, vortex
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