What does the word telegraph mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To send by telegraph; communicate by telegraph.

Usage examples for telegraph

  1. The telegraph office was quiet. – The Vultures by Henry Seton Merriman
  2. There is a telegraph office here. – A Daughter of the Union by Lucy Foster Madison
  3. The officer was acquainted with all that Prescott had told Curtis about his absence in search of the missing man, and had been advised by telegraph of the assistance he had rendered in Wandle's arrest. – Prescott of Saskatchewan by Harold Bindloss