Wordlist: Post - List 1

 

1. Wordlist

 
    • post[pəʊst](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • a particular method of sending mail
    • Example:
      • The papers she was waiting for were finally sent via post.
    • post[pəʊst](verb)
    • Definition:
      • to send mail
    • Example:
      • Mail items posted before 7.00 pm within the Central Business District will be delivered the next working day.
  • postman
    • postman, postmen[ˈpəʊstmæn](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who delivers the post (mail) to residential or commercial addresses
    • Example:
      • The postman delivers the mail every weekday.
      • Synonym(s):
        mailman, mail carrier, letter carrier
  • postwoman
    • postwoman, postwomen[ˈpəʊstwʊmən](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a female postman
    • Example:
      • For a few weeks now, a postwoman has been delivering our mail.
  • post office
    • post office, post offices(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a place (building, office, shop, or counter) concerned with the business of delivering letters, post or mail and selling stamps, etc.
    • Example:
      • The next post office is ten minutes away.
    • postal worker, postal workers(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who works at the post office
    • Example:
      • The post office downtown employs around 15 postal workers.
  • letter
    • letter, letters[ˈlɛt.ə](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a written message
    • Example:
      • I wrote a letter to my sister.
  • letter box
    • letter box, letter boxes(noun)
    • Definition:
      • a slot to put mail in
    • Example:
      • There are 30 letter boxes in the hall of the apartment building.
      • Synonym(s):
        mailbox
  • write
    • write, wrote, written[ɹaɪt](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to form letters, words or symbols on a surface in order to communicate; to send written information to
    • Example:
      • The pupil wrote his name on the paper.
  • envelope
    • envelope, envelopes[ˈɛn.və.ləʊp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a paper or cardboard wrapper used to enclose small, flat items, especially letters, for mailing
    • Example:
      • She put her letter in an envelope and brought it to the post office.
  • postcard
    • postcard, postcards[ˈpəʊstkɑː(ɹ)d](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard intended to be written on and mailed without an envelope
    • Example:
      • I received a postcard from Italy!
  • parcel
    • parcel, parcels[ˈpɑrsəl](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a package wrapped for shipment
    • Example:
      • I saw a brown paper parcel on my doorstep.
      • Synonym(s):
        package
    • address, addresses[ə.ˈdrɛs](noun)
    • Definition:
      • direction or superscription of a letter, or the name, title, and place of residence of the person addressed
    • Example:
      • To send a postcard to my friend I will need her address.
    • postcode, postcodes[ˈpəʊs(t)kəʊd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a sequence of letters and numbers added to a postal address to aid the sorting and delivery of mail
    • Example:
      • The postcode of my hometown is 345674.
  • sender
    • sender, senders[ˈsɛndɚ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • someone who sends something, eg. mail
    • Example:
      • The letter came from an unknown sender.
      • Antonym(s):
        addressee, receiver
  • receiver
    • receiver, receivers[ɹəˈsivɚ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person who receives something, eg. mail
    • Example:
      • Her parents are the receivers of her beautiful gift.
      • Synonym(s):
        recipient
    • postage, postages[ˈpəʊstɪʤ](noun)
    • Definition:
      • the charge for posting an item; the postage stamp, or similar token, affixed to an item of post as evidence of payment
    • Example:
      • The postage to send the parcel to London was 12 Pounds.
  • stamp
    • stamp, stamps[stæmp](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a small piece of printed paper stuck on an item to be mailed, indicating that postage has been paid
    • Example:
      • I need one first-class stamp to send this letter.
    • stick, stuck, stuck[stɪk](irregular verb)
    • Definition:
      • to glue or to adhere something to something else so it cannot easily be removed
    • Example:
      • Stick the label on the jar.
  • penfriend
    • penfriend, penfriends[ˈpɛnfrɛnd](noun)
    • Definition:
      • a person, often in a foreign country, with whom one exchanges friendly correspondence but whom one never or rarely meets
    • Example:
      • The class got several new penfriends from England.
      • Synonym(s):
        pen pal
  • airmail
    • airmail[ˈɛəmeɪl](uncountable noun)
    • Definition:
      • the system of conveying mail using aircraft
    • Example:
      • He sent a letter to Asia via airmail.
 

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          sender
          someone who sends something, eg. mail
          post
          to send mail
          post
          a particular method of sending mail
          stick
          to glue or to adhere something to something else so it cannot easily be removed
          letter
          a written message
          envelope
          a paper or cardboard wrapper used to enclose small, flat items, especially letters, for mailing
          postcard
          a rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard intended to be written on and mailed without an envelope
          letter box
          a slot to put mail in
          postman
          a person who delivers the post (mail) to residential or commercial addresses
          address
          direction or superscription of a letter, or the name, title, and place of residence of the person addressed
          airmail
          the system of conveying mail using aircraft
          parcel
          a package wrapped for shipment
          penfriend
          a person, often in a foreign country, with whom one exchanges friendly correspondence but whom one never or rarely meets
          write
          to form letters, words or symbols on a surface in order to communicate; to send written information to
          postage
          the charge for posting an item; the postage stamp, or similar token, affixed to an item of post as evidence of payment
           
           
           
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          envelope
          a paper or cardboard wrapper used to enclose small, flat items, especially letters, for mailing
          postman
          a person who delivers the post (mail) to residential or commercial addresses
          pen-friend
          a person, often in a foreign country, with whom one exchanges friendly correspondence but whom one never or rarely meets
          airmail
          the system of conveying mail using aircraft
          stamp
          a small piece of printed paper stuck on an item to be mailed, indicating that postage has been paid
          parcel
          a package wrapped for shipment
          letter
          a written message
          receiver+1
          a person who receives something, eg. mail
          postwoman
          a female postman
          letterbox
          a slot to put mail in
           
           
           
         
         

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