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verb [transitive]     text pronunciation in British English
/tekst/
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present tense
I/you/we/theytext
he/she/ittexts
present participletexting
past tensetexted
past participletexted
  1. to send a written message to someone using a mobile phone

    Laura, will you text me the venue again?

    Gemma didn’t call or text me all day.

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