What does Postal mean?

Definitions for Postal
ˈpoʊs tlpostal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. postaladjective

    of or relating to the system for delivering mail

    "postal delivery"


  1. postaladjective

    Relating to the collection, sorting and delivery of mail.


  1. postal

    Postal refers to anything related to mail or postal services, which are responsible for accepting, sorting, transporting, and delivering letters and packages. It may also refer to a system used for sending and receiving letters, packages, and other mail items, typically managed and operated by a government.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Postaladjective

    belonging to the post office or mail service; as, postal arrangements; postal authorities

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. postal.]


  1. Postal

    Postal is a 2007 black comedy action film co-written and directed by Uwe Boll. The film stars Zack Ward, Dave Foley, Chris Coppola, Jackie Tohn, J.K. Simmons, Verne Troyer, Larry Thomas, David Huddleston, and Seymour Cassel. Like the majority of Boll's previous films, Postal is a film adaptation of a video game, in this case, Postal, though this film draws more heavily from that video game's sequel, Postal 2.

Editors Contribution

  1. postal

    Relating to the collection, sorting and delivery of post.

    The postal service was excellent.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Postal is ranked #48060 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Postal surname appeared 440 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Postal.

    95% or 418 total occurrences were White.
    2% or 9 total occurrences were Black.
    1.8% or 8 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Postal in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Postal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Postal in a Sentence

  1. Gerry Connolly:

    What would happen tomorrow in the wake of this pandemic if The Postal Service announced tomorrow that they were going out of businesses and they were laying off all their workers ?

  2. Paul Pelletier:

    The potential for a postal employee to not do his job and throw away ballots for whatever reason -- a non-partisan reason -- there's never been a prohibition against arresting them to send a message to all postal employees that you can't impact the election, why now ? Given what happened in Pittsburgh my suspicion is that there's a political ulterior motive.

  3. Lance Armstrong:

    While I believe that their lawsuit against me was meritless and unfair, and while I am spending a lot of money to resolve it, I have since 2013 tried to take full responsibility for my mistakes and inappropriate conduct, and make amends wherever possible, i rode my heart out for the Postal cycling team, and was always especially proud to wear the red, white and blue eagle on my chest when competing in the Tour de France. Those memories are very real and mean a lot to me.

  4. Andreas Bummel:

    There is a connection between domestic policy in the Andreas Bummel and the credibility of Andreas Bummel foreign policy, seeing Donald Trump claim that the election might be rigged while seemingly trying to rig it Donald Trump through the postal service makes it harder for America to call for democracy in other countries.

  5. Postmaster General:

    While I certainly have a good relationship with the President of the United States, the notion that I would ever make decisions concerning the Postal Service at the direction of The President or anyone else in the administration is wholly off-base.

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