NounText (countable and uncountable; plural Texts)
- A writing consisting of multiple glyphs, characters, symbols or sentences.
- A book, tome or other set of writings.
- (colloquial) A brief written message transmitted between mobile phones; an SMS text message.
- (computing) Data which can be interpreted as human-readable text (often contrasted with binary data).
- To send a text message to; i.e. to transmit text using the Short Message Service (SMS), or a similar service, between communications devices, particularly mobile phones.
- Just text me when you get here.
- (intransitive) To be occupied for a duration with the act of sending and receiving text messages.
- Have you been texting all afternoon?
Adjectives for Text
trivial; pregnant; trite; faultless; miraculous; holy; sanguine; adopted; descriptive; infallible; authentic; expanded; obscene; widely-used; brilliant; edited.
Verbs for Text
acquaint with—; adhere to—; allude to—; analyze—; bear upon—; contemplate—; contradict—; convey—; copyright—; digress from—; engross in—; explore—; express in —; follow—; heed—; peruse—; ponder—; pore over—; ransack—; regard—; reflect on—; review—; revise—; scan—; scrutinize—; supplement—; tamper with—; transform—; —depicts; —informs; —portrays.
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- a text