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messenger

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of messenger

  1. one that carries a message or does an errand <the messenger comes by twice a day to pick up packages> Synonyms courier, express [British], go-between, page, runner Related Words forerunner, harbinger, herald; agent, ambassador, delegate, deputy, emissary, envoy, representative; bearer, carrier, deliveryman, letter carrier, mail carrier, mailman





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