DICTIONARY


Definition of POST

noun : POST

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand; "a soldier manned the entrance post"; "a sentry station" ;

  • 2. (

    ) military installation at which a body of troops is stationed; "this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby"; "there is an officer's club on the post" ;

  • 4. (

    ) an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position; "he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them" ;

  • 5. (

    ) United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935) ;

  • 8. (

    ) any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered; "your mail is on the table"; "is there any post for me?"; "she was opening her post" ;

  • 9. (

    ) a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track); "a pair of posts marked the goal"; "the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake" ;

  • 10. (

    ) the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office; "the mail handles billions of items every day"; "he works for the United States mail service"; "in England they call mail `the post'" ;

  • 11. (

    ) the delivery and collection of letters and packages; "it came by the first post"; "if you hurry you'll catch the post" ;

verb : POST

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) affix in a public place or for public notice; "post a warning" ;

  • 2. (

    ) publicize with, or as if with, a poster; "I'll post the news on the bulletin board" ;

  • 3. (

    ) assign to a post; put into a post; "The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu" ;

  • 5. (

    ) display, as of records in sports games ;

  • 6. (

    ) enter on a public list ;

  • 7. (

    ) transfer (entries) from one account book to another ;

  • 8. (

    ) ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait ;

  • 10. (

    ) place so as to be noticed; "post a sign"; "post a warning at the dump" ;

  • 11. (

    ) cause to be directed or transmitted to another place; "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written" ;

  • 12. (

    ) mark or expose as infamous; "She was branded a loose woman" ;


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