messenger messenger  /ˈmɛ sən dʒər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who carries a message

Usage(s):

  1. Cult Leader Ervil LeBaron leaves a trail of death in the West In the verdant hills south of Mexico City, a self-proclaimed messenger of God's wrath is in hiding from.
  2. On a whim, a messenger bid for 100 shares of White Sewing Machine at $1and in the absence of any other buyers, got it.
  3. K-Byte Zipit Wireless Messenger radioshack.

News

  1. NOPD: First District sees increase in armed robberies, gun arrests

    Marta Jewson / Mid-City Messenger NEW ORLEANS -- First district police have seen a 42 percent increase in armed robberies compared to this time last year, according to Otha Sandifer, the first district commander. Sandifer told first district residents his officers are working hard to combat the uptick in robberies at a community meeting Tuesday night. Read the full story from our partners at The ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans

  2. Christie attacks messenger again

    Gov. Chris Christie has an unbecoming habit of attacking the messenger to deflect attention from any message he doesn't like. He was at it again last week — this time going completely over the top.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Daily Journal

  3. MESSENGER’s Unique View: A Colorful, Spinning Planet Mercury

    The MESSENGER mission has now mapped the entire surface of planet Mercury — and this is the first time this has even been done. MESSENGER is the first spacecraft to be in orbit of Mercury, and has been there since 2011, with a couple of flybys starting in 2008 as it slowly looped its way [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Universe Today

Quotes

  1. "I am the son of a newsman, so the job of messenger comes with the responsibility to deal with facts, not to tell people what they want to hear, but to tell them what the truth is, unfiltered," Clooney said.
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: George Clooney Source: FOXNews

  2. "It is clear the motive for this slanderous attack is a tactic to kill the messenger before the message is delivered," said Lee.
    on May 30, 2007 By: Henry Lee Source: Newsday

  3. "Probably 30 of my former (NBA) teammates have my e-mail and my telephone contacts and probably 16 or so of those I was in regular touch with and there are probably 10 people who I have (on instant messenger). And zero - nobody - who's active in the...
    on May 5, 2007 By: John Amaechi Source: SI.com

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