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Definition 1: a written message addressed to a person or organization - [noun denoting communication]

Samples where missive or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • mailed an indignant letter to the editor

Synonyms for missive in the sense of this definition

(missive is a kind of ...) anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks

(missive is a kind of ...) the words of something written

"there were more than a thousand words of text" "they handed out the printed text of the mayor's speech" "he wants to reconstruct the original text"

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter that is sent successively to several people

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter from a pastor to the congregation

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter signed by a number of people

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter sent by air mail

(... is a kind of missive ) a specially long, formal letter

(... is a kind of missive ) mail that can neither be delivered nor returned

(... is a kind of missive ) any letter expressing an intention to take (or forgo) some action

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter of protest; addressed to one person but intended for the general public

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter that is printed in multiple copies and mailed to a list of recipients

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter dealing with personal affairs

(... is a kind of missive ) a request (spoken or written) to participate or be present or take part in something

"an invitation to lunch" "she threw the invitation away"

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter dealing with business

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter sent along with other documents to provide additional information

(... is a kind of missive ) a hostile (usually anonymous) letter

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter from the pope sent to all Roman Catholic bishops throughout the world

(... is a kind of missive ) a letter that is a piece of fan mail

(missive is a part of ...) a note appended to a letter after the signature

(missive is a part of ...) written directions for finding some location; written on letters or packages that are to be delivered to that location

(missive is a part of ...) text consisting of a row of words written across a page or computer screen

"the letter consisted of three short lines" "there are six lines in every stanza"

(... is part of missive) the bags of letters and packages that are transported by the postal service

(... is part of missive) communication by the exchange of letters

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