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Definitions for posting
ˈpoʊ stɪŋpost·ing

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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. postingnoun

    (bookkeeping) a listing on the company's records

    "the posting was made in the cash account"

  3. mailing, postingnoun

    the transmission of a letter

    "the postmark indicates the time of mailing"

Wiktionary

  1. postingnoun

    action of the verb to post

  2. postingnoun

    an item inserted into a register, ledger or diary

  3. postingnoun

    an entry in a computerized bulletin board

  4. postingnoun

    the place where a soldier or airman is sent (posted) for duty; the time spent there

Webster Dictionary

  1. Posting

    of Post

  2. Postingnoun

    the act of traveling post

  3. Postingnoun

    the act of transferring an account, as from the journal to the ledger

Freebase

  1. Posting

    Posting or postadh was a process in washing clothes formerly used in Scotland. It means to trample with the feet, or the act of trampling or treading. In scouring woollen clothing, blankets or coarse linen, when the strength of the arms and manual friction are found insufficient, Highland women put them in a tub with a prop – or quantity of water, then, with petticoats tucked up, they commence the operation of posting, which they continue until every part of the clothes receives an effectual cleansing. When three women are employed, one commonly tramps in the middle, and the other two tramp around her.

The New Hacker's Dictionary

  1. posting

    Noun corresp. to v.: post (but note that post can be nouned). Distinguished from a ‘letter’ or ordinary email message by the fact that it is broadcast rather than point-to-point. It is not clear whether messages sent to a small mailing list are postings or email; perhaps the best dividing line is that if you don't know the names of all the potential recipients, it is a posting.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. posting

    Placing people for special duty. Also, publicly handing out a bad character.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of posting in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of posting in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of posting in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    If Narcissus was living today, he would've loved Selfies, and surely enjoyed posting vivid selfies on social media, at least a couple of hundreds every day, so as to keep pace with Selfie-obsessed new generation.

  2. Jason Zandberg:

    They're nowhere close to posting a profit... and their free cash flow is quite negative, but it's going in the right direction.

  3. Bella Thorne:

    For [an Instagram] grid posting, it’s 65 grand a post.

  4. Susanne Andrews:

    I felt led to do something to help memorialize Stephen, this started out with just a posting of a picture of a gravesite and I have a 16-year-old, almost 17, and as a mom it just broke my heart.

  5. Alexandra Hamlet:

    A kid might think,' If a parent is posting things without my consent, can I trust them with secrets or things I'm proud of ?'.

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