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RFV-failed sense from 2011: "Someone who uses such an application." (Not really the messenger, are they?) For reference, here is the one citation that Ruakh found: Equinox 00:56, 9 July 2011 (UTC)

    • 2008, in R. David Lankes et al. (editors), Virtual Reference Service: From Competencies to Assessment,[1] Neal-Schuman Publishers, ISBN 9781555705282, page 39:
      Many instant messengers use all lower case letters, abbreviations, and smiley faces or other emoticons.

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Someone who uses an instant messaging application. How are they the messenger?! Equinox 22:01, 10 January 2011 (UTC)

I've added the only cite I could find. I assume it results from trying to create an agent noun from to instant message. —RuakhTALK 19:24, 18 January 2011 (UTC)
Failed RFV. Equinox 00:55, 9 July 2011 (UTC)

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