Email Definition

emailed, emailing, emails
noun

A system for transfer message from one computer to another, usually through a network .

He sent me his details via email.
The advent of email has simultaneously brought our society closer together and farther apart.
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A quantity of messages sent through an email system.

I am searching through my old email.
My inbox used to allow only 50 MB of email at a time until last year, when they upgraded it to 2 GBs!
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A message sent through an email system.
He sent me an email last week to remind me about the meeting.
I archive my old emails using a cloud-based service.
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What's your email?
Don't send personal messages to my work email.
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snail mail
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verb

To send an or emails to.

She emailed me last week, asking about the status of the project.
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To send (something) through email.
I'll email you the link.
He emailed the file out to everyone.
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To send, or compose and send, an email or emails.

Most teenagers seem to spend almost the whole day emailing and surfing the Web.
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Synonyms:
netmaile-mail

Other Word Forms of Email

Noun

Singular:
email
Plural:
emails

Origin of Email

  • EMAIL Borrowed from Middle French EMAIL EMAIL email , from Old French EMAIL esmal (“enamel") (modern French émail (“enamel; vitreous enamel; glaze (coating on pottery)")), from Medieval Latin EMAIL smaltum (“enamel"), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European EMAIL Reconstruction& (“to melt; to soften"). of smalt , smalto ,and schmaltz EMAIL .

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  • The is an of electronic mail . The is derived from the noun, by analogy with mail (“to send through the mail").

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  • The is an of electronic mail . The is derived from the noun, by analogy with mail (“to send through the mail").

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