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1 telegraph /ˈtɛləˌgræf/ Brit /ˈtɛlɪˌgrɑːf/ noun
plural telegraphs
1 telegraph
/ˈtɛləˌgræf/ Brit /ˈtɛlɪˌgrɑːf/
noun
plural telegraphs
Learner's definition of TELEGRAPH
[noncount] : an old-fashioned system of sending messages over long distances by using wires and electrical signals
[count] : a device used for sending or receiving messages by telegraph
2 telegraph /ˈtɛləˌgræf/ Brit /ˈtɛlɪˌgrɑːf/ verb
telegraphs; telegraphed; telegraphing
2 telegraph
/ˈtɛləˌgræf/ Brit /ˈtɛlɪˌgrɑːf/
verb
telegraphs; telegraphed; telegraphing
Learner's definition of TELEGRAPH
: to send (a message) by telegraph
[+ object]
[no object]
[+ object] : to send a telegram to (someone)
[+ object] : to make (something that you are about to do or say) obvious or apparent by the way you move, look, etc.
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