What does Poster mean?

Definitions for Poster
ˈpoʊ stərPoster

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poster, posting, placard, notice, bill, cardnoun

    a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement

    "a poster advertised the coming attractions"

  2. bill poster, poster, bill stickernoun

    someone who pastes up bills or placards on walls or billboards

  3. post horse, post-horse, posternoun

    a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers

Webster Dictionary

  1. Posternoun

    a large bill or placard intended to be posted in public places

  2. Posternoun

    one who posts bills; a billposter

  3. Posternoun

    one who posts, or travels expeditiously; a courier

  4. Posternoun

    a post horse

Freebase

  1. Poster

    A poster is any piece of printed paper designed to be attached to a wall or vertical surface. Typically posters include both textual and graphic elements, although a poster may be either wholly graphical or wholly text. Posters are designed to be both eye-catching and informative. Posters may be used for many purposes. They are a frequent tool of advertisers, propagandists, protestors and other groups trying to communicate a message. Posters are also used for reproductions of artwork, particularly famous works, and are generally low-cost compared to original artwork.

Etymology and Origins

  1. Poster

    So called because auction, play, and other public announcements were first exhibited on the posts separating the roadway from the side walk. Being stuck on these posts, the bills were said to be “posted.”

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Poster' in Nouns Frequency: #2128

Anagrams for Poster »

  1. Repost

  2. Repots

  3. Respot

  4. Topers

  5. Tropes

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Poster in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Poster in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Poster in a Sentence

  1. Chris Cuomo:

    Donald Trump could be a recruitment poster for ISIS because he is fanning the flames of hate.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    Hypocrite advocates about Simplicity, Humanity, Almighty, Meditation Beauty etc and adds he believes that the beauty lies in soul, not face but ensures to place own photo in everything that he says about life's virtuous quality via thoughts poster to gain praise for oneself only in reality.

  3. Meghan McCain:

    I dont understand the logical explanation, they are the poster children for what everyone hates about white privilege and she deserves to go to jail... Im sorry, for a long period of time. For over a month.

  4. Linda Cardellini:

    The one thing that being on ER has changed is that I’m more recognizable because it’s the first time where I played someone where I look like her on the street. I could stand next to the poster for Scooby-Doo and nobody would know that it’s me. (Cinema Confidential; March 23, 2004)

  5. Anuj Somany:

    The idiom 'Larger than life image' does not mean a person to put own photo image larger than own or others thought on the poster uploaded on social media.

Images & Illustrations of Poster

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