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{n: colleague, confrere, fellow} a person who is member of your class or profession
"the surgeon consulted his colleagues"
"he sent e-mail to his fellow hackers"



{n: electronic mail, e-mail, email} (computer science) a system of world-wide electronic communication in which a computer user can compose a message at one terminal that is generated at the recipient's terminal when he logs in
<-> snail mail

{n: messaging, electronic messaging} the sending and processing of e-mail by computer

{n: snail mail} any mail that is physically delivered by the postal service
"email is much faster than snail mail"
<-> electronic mail, e-mail, email

{n: spam, junk e-mail} unwanted e-mail (usually of a commercial nature sent out in bulk)

{v: e-mail, email, netmail} communicate electronically on the computer
"she e-mailed me the good news"

{v: flame} criticize harshly, on the e-mail

{v: get the goods} discover some bad or hidden information about
"She got the goods on her co-worker after reading his e-mail"

{v: revolutionize, revolutionise, overturn} change radically
"E-mail revolutionized communication in academe"

{v: spam} send unwanted or junk e-mail

{v: telecommunicate} communicate long-distance, as via the telephone or e-mail


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