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  • EN [ pəʊst]
  • US [ poʊst]

English definition


  • 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"
  • 3. a job in an organization;

    • "he occupied a post in the treasury"
  • 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. 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"
  • 6. 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"
  • 7. 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'"
  • 8. the delivery and collection of letters and packages;

    • "it came by the first post"
    • "if you hurry you'll catch the post"


  • 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"
  • 4. assign to a station

  • 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 in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait

  • 9. mark with a stake;

    • "stake out the path"
  • 10. put up;

    • "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"

Example sentences

  • The bus stop is few yards below the post office.

  • Post me on the developments in our plan while I'm away, will you ?

  • Subscriptions to these magazines can be paid in at the post office.

  • I should apply for the post if I were you, I think you stand a good chance.

  • He lacks the qualifications for the post.

  • It is appropriate that he should get the post.

  • The judge dropped the flag when he reached the winning post.

  • The horse was tired, but the rider spurred him on and reached the post first.

  • The post office is four squares above.

  • Post this notice on the wall.

  • Just go straight forward and you'll find the post office.

  • The soldier hurled the bomb into the enemy gun post.

  • This worker wants a transfer to another post.

  • Seek for an experienced scientist to fill the post.

  • The command post was set up in a forward position.

  • The prisoner was bound to a post and shot.

  • Soon they assigned him to a new post.

  • The post office is open on Sunday.

  • Is there any post office near here?

  • I think David is in the running for getting that post.

  • The crowd set up a shout as the winner neared the post.

  • Full details are obtainable from any post office.

  • I'll send the original to you by post .

  • His shot in the 21st minute of the game rebounded from a post.

  • Eddie parked his cycle against a lamp post and padlocked it.

  • She had earlier resigned her post as President Menem's assistant.

  • Grace Robertson started as a photographer with Picture Post in 1947.

Phrase collocation

  • go (or come) to post

    (of a racehorse) start a race

  • keep someone posted

    keep someone informed of the latest developments or news

  • post up

    (Basketball)play in a position near the basket, along the side of the key

Synonym discrimination

  • mail, post

  • place, position, post, situation


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