DM

noun
\ ˌdē-ˈem How to pronounce DM (audio) \
plural DMs

Definition of DM

 (Entry 1 of 3)

: a private message sent on social media (as on the Twitter online message service) to a specific individual or group However, Sadie Stanley was ultimately cast as Kim, and Madelaine even sent her an encouraging DM about her new role.— Kara Nesvig

Definition of DM (Entry 2 of 3)

deutsche mark

Definition of dm (Entry 3 of 3)

decimeter

Other Words from DM

Noun

DM verb DMed; DMing; DMs
Women around the world DMed Robbie and Sarah saying how much the couple's love inspired them. — Rebecca Jennings

First Known Use of DM

Noun

2007, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for DM

Noun

direct message

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“DM.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/DM. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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dm

abbreviation

Medical Definition of dm

 (Entry 1 of 2)

decimeter

DM

abbreviation

Medical Definition of DM (Entry 2 of 2)

2 diabetes mellitus
3 diastolic murmur
4 [Latin dystrophia myotonica] myotonic dystrophy

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