Examples of messenger in a Sentence
They sent a messenger to pick up the package.
the messenger comes by twice a day to pick up packages
Recent Examples of messenger from the Web
The script by Geneva Robertson-Dworet and Alastair Siddons introduces Lara as a scrappy 21-year-old working as an East London bike messenger, practicing her mixed martial arts, living modestly.
Jimmy Carter, Caroline Kennedy, Sting, Dustin Hoffman, Jodie Foster and Matt Groening had visited, and then there was the bike messenger with the holes in his shoes and the dishwasher who used books to prop up his computer at home.
Safe Exit warns of a car, motorcycle, or bicycle approaching from the rear and will keep the doors locked if there is potential for stepping into traffic, an accidental door removal, or a bike-messenger clothesline.
One of the city’s stock characters was the fearless bicycle messenger, wearing a heavy chain lock around the waist and whipping through traffic with supreme confidence.
In the aftermath of the shooting deaths of 17 people, mostly students, at a Florida high school, it’s Loesch who has been the NRA’s main messenger.
Spot uses a messenger-style chat to solicit details from the reporter.
This glimpse inside Esquire's HQ shows what happens when one unassuming but universally popular coffee messenger makes the rounds, wielding a cart of Starbucks Doubleshot coffee beverages (and maybe even a birthday gift or two).
The messenger can be more important than the message.
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Origin and Etymology of messenger
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
MESSENGER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of messenger for English Language Learners
: someone who delivers a message or does other small jobs that involve going somewhere
MESSENGER Defined for Kids
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