The definition of a massage is a therapy where a person rubs the muscles of another person to stimulate circulation and relieve tension.(noun)
An example of a massage is a Swedish massage.
Massage is defined as to rub or knead with the hands, or to manipulate or slightly change the way something will be seen to achieve a different result.(verb)
See massage in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Fr < masser, to massage < Ar massa, to touch
See massage in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: , from masser, to massage
Origin: , from Arabic masaḥa, to stroke, anoint; see mšḥ in Semitic roots
Origin: or massa, to touch; see mšš in Semitic roots.
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