United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960)
United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935)
United States manufacturer of breakfast cereals and Postum (1854-1914)
the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand
any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered
the delivery and collection of letters and packages
a job in an organization
military installation at which a body of troops is stationed
an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position
a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)
the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office
assign to a post; put into a post
enter on a public list
transfer (entries) from one account book to another
ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait
place so as to be noticed
mark with a stake
affix in a public place or for public notice
publicize with, or as if with, a poster
display, as of records in sports games
mark or expose as infamous
cause to be directed or transmitted to another place
assign to a station
Hired to do what is wrong; suborned.
A piece of timber, metal, or other solid substance, fixed, or to be fixed, firmly in an upright position, especially when intended as a stay or support to something else; a pillar; as, a hitching post; a fence post; the posts of a house.
The doorpost of a victualer's shop or inn, on which were chalked the scores of customers; hence, a score; a debt.
The place at which anything is stopped, placed, or fixed; a station.
A station, or one of a series of stations, established for the refreshment and accommodation of travelers on some recognized route; as, a stage or railway post.
A military station; the place at which a soldier or a body of troops is stationed; also, the troops at such a station.
The piece of ground to which a sentinel's walk is limited.
A messenger who goes from station; an express; especially, one who is employed by the government to carry letters and parcels regularly from one place to another; a letter carrier; a postman.
An established conveyance for letters from one place or station to another; especially, the governmental system in any country for carrying and distributing letters and parcels; the post office; the mail; hence, the carriage by which the mail is transported.
Haste or speed, like that of a messenger or mail carrier.
One who has charge of a station, especially of a postal station.
A station, office, or position of service, trust, or emolument; as, the post of duty; the post of danger.
A size of printing and writing paper. see the table under paper.
To attach to a post, a wall, or other usual place of affixing public notices; to placard; as, to post a notice; to post playbills.
To hold up to public blame or reproach; to advertise opprobriously; to denounce by public proclamation; as, to post one for cowardice.
To enter (a name) on a list, as for service, promotion, or the like.
To assign to a station; to set; to place; as, to post a sentinel.
To carry, as an account, from the journal to the ledger; as, to post an account; to transfer, as accounts, to the ledger.
To place in the care of the post; to mail; as, to post a letter.
To inform; to give the news to; to make (one) acquainted with the details of a subject;
To travel with post horses; figuratively, to travel in haste.
To rise and sink in the saddle, in accordance with the motion of the horse, esp. in trotting.
With post horses; hence, in haste; as, to travel post.
Power-on self test
A prefix signifying behind, back, after; as, postcommissure, postdot, postscript.