1. (method) 
I would send the message by telegraph, but it's cheaper if I send it in the mail.Mandaría el mensaje por telégrafo, pero es más barato mandarlo por correo.
2. (message) 
A telegraph arrived here for you just before you got here.Llegó un telegrama dirigido a ti justo antes de que llegaras.
transitive verb
3. (to send by telegraph) 
If you telegraph your message now, they should receive it by this afternoon.Si telegrafías tu mensaje ahora, deben recibirlo antes de esta tarde.
4. (to send a telegram to someone) 
My father telegraphed me a few simple words: Come home.Mi padre me telegrafió unas palabras: Vuelve a casa.
intransitive verb
5. (to send a telegram) 
Don't worry. John said he'd telegraph if there was any trouble.No te preocupes. John dijo que telegrafiaría si hubiera algún problema.
1. (general) 
a. el telégrafo (M) 
telegraph poleposte telegráfico
telegraph wiretendido telegráfico
transitive verb
2. (general) 
a. telegrafiar 
telegraph [ˈtelɪɡrɑːf]
(message) telegrama (m); (apparatus) aparato (m) telegráfico;
transitive verb
intransitive verb
telegraph pole telegraph post (n) poste (m) telegráfico
telegraph wire (n) hilo (m) telegráfico
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