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ˈpoʊst mənpost·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mailman, postman, mail carrier, letter carrier, carriernoun

    a man who delivers the mail

Wiktionary

  1. postmannoun

    someone (implied male) who delivers the post (mail) to, and/or collects the post from, residential or commercial addresses, or from public mailboxes

    Etymology: post + man

Webster Dictionary

  1. Postmannoun

    a post or courier; a letter carrier

  2. Postmannoun

    one of the two most experienced barristers in the Court of Exchequer, who have precedence in motions; -- so called from the place where he sits. The other of the two is called the tubman

Freebase

  1. Postman

    Postman is a Marvel Comics character. He has the ability to permanently erase people's memories, usually specified by naming whatever he wants that person to forget.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of postman in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of postman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of postman in a Sentence

  1. Jacinda Ardern:

    We can not simply sit back and accept that these platforms just exist and that what is said on them is not the responsibility of the place where they are published, they are the publisher. Not just the postman.

  2. Jacinda Ardern:

    They are the publisher. Not just the postman.

  3. James M. Cain:

    The postman always rings twice.

  4. Bill Cosby:

    I won't, and I cannot answer that, it's really not fair, and you know that because all I have to do is say something similar to that and the next thing I know the postman is carrying a big bag, or whoever it is, it's saying 'defamation, defamation, defamation.'.

  5. Evelyn Waugh:

    If, for instance, they have heard something from the postman, they attribute it to a semi-official statement; if they have fallen into conversation with a stranger at a bar, they can conscientiously describe him as a source that has hitherto proved unimpeachable. It is only when the journalist is reporting a whim of his own, and one to which he attaches minor importance, that he defines it as the opinion of well-informed circles.

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