email - definition and synonyms

 
 
 
noun 

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/ˈiːmeɪl/
singularemail
pluralemails
singulare-mail
plurale-mails

or e-mail 

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  1. [uncountable] a system for sending messages from one computer to another

    We communicate by email.

    Do they have email?

    1. a.
      [uncountable] the messages that you receive by email

      She checks her email first thing every morning.

    2. b.
      [countable] a written message sent by email

      Send me an email with the details.