- Correspondence Cor`re*spond"ence (-sp?nd"ens), n. [Cf. F.
1. Friendly intercourse; reciprocal exchange of civilities;
especially, intercourse between persons by means of
Holding also good correspondence with the other great men in the state. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]
2. The letters which pass between correspondents. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.