Synonyms for (noun) post

Synonyms: post

Definition: the delivery and collection of letters and packages

Usage: it came by the first post; if you hurry you'll catch the post

Similar words: delivery, bringing

Definition: the act of delivering or distributing something (as goods or mail)

Usage: his reluctant delivery of bad news


Synonyms: berth, billet, spot, situation, position, post, place, office

Definition: a job in an organization

Usage: he occupied a post in the treasury

Similar words: business, job, line, line of work, occupation

Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money

Usage: he's not in my line of business


Synonyms: military post, post

Definition: military installation at which a body of troops is stationed

Usage: this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby; there is an officer's club on the post

Similar words: military installation

Definition: any facility servicing military forces


Synonyms: post

Definition: an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position

Usage: he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them

Similar words: upright, vertical

Definition: a vertical structural member as a post or stake

Usage: the ball sailed between the uprights


Synonyms: mail, mail service, post, postal service

Definition: the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office

Usage: the mail handles billions of items every day; he works for the United States mail service; in England they call mail `the post'

Similar words: communicating, communication

Definition: the activity of communicating; the activity of conveying information

Usage: they could not act without official communication from Moscow


Synonyms: stake, post

Definition: a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)

Usage: a pair of posts marked the goal; the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake

Similar words: visual signal

Definition: a signal that involves visual communication


Synonyms: post, mail

Definition: any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered

Usage: your mail is on the table; is there any post for me?; she was opening her post

Similar words: aggregation, accumulation, assemblage, collection

Definition: several things grouped together or considered as a whole


Synonyms: station, post

Definition: the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand

Usage: a soldier manned the entrance post; a sentry station

Similar words: position, place

Definition: the particular portion of space occupied by something

Usage: he put the lamp back in its place


Synonyms: Charles William Post, C. W. Post, Post

Definition: United States manufacturer of breakfast cereals and Postum (1854-1914)

Similar words: food manufacturer

Definition: a person who manufactures food products


Synonyms: Post, Emily Post, Emily Price Post

Definition: United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960)

Similar words: writer, author

Definition: writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)


Synonyms: Post, Wiley Post

Definition: United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935)

Similar words: aviator, aeronaut, airman, flier, flyer

Definition: someone who operates an aircraft

Synonyms for (verb) post

Synonyms: post

Definition: publicize with, or as if with, a poster

Usage: I'll post the news on the bulletin board

Similar words: announce, denote

Definition: make known; make an announcement

Usage: She denoted her feelings clearly


Synonyms: post

Definition: display, as of records in sports games

Similar words: record, put down, enter

Definition: make a record of; set down in permanent form


Synonyms: brand, post

Definition: mark or expose as infamous

Usage: She was branded a loose woman

Similar words: call

Definition: ascribe a quality to or give a name of a common noun that reflects a quality

Usage: He called me a bastard; She called her children lazy and ungrateful


Synonyms: post, mail, send

Definition: cause to be directed or transmitted to another place

Usage: send me your latest results; I'll mail you the paper when it's written

Similar words: transfer

Definition: move from one place to another

Usage: transfer the data; transmit the news; transfer the patient to another hospital


Synonyms: station, send, place, post

Definition: assign to a station

Similar words: displace, move

Definition: cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

Usage: Move those boxes into the corner, please; I'm moving my money to another bank; The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant


Synonyms: put up, post

Definition: place so as to be noticed

Usage: post a sign; post a warning at the dump

Similar words: put in, set up, instal, install

Definition: set up for use

Usage: install the washer and dryer; We put in a new sink


Synonyms: stake, post

Definition: mark with a stake

Usage: stake out the path

Similar words: mark

Definition: make or leave a mark on

Usage: the scouts marked the trail; ash marked the believers' foreheads


Synonyms: post

Definition: affix in a public place or for public notice

Usage: post a warning

Similar words: stick on, affix

Definition: attach to

Usage: affix the seal here


Synonyms: post

Definition: ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait

Similar words: ride horseback

Definition: ride on horseback


Synonyms: post, carry

Definition: transfer (entries) from one account book to another

Similar words: transfer

Definition: move from one place to another

Usage: transfer the data; transmit the news; transfer the patient to another hospital


Synonyms: post

Definition: assign to a post; put into a post

Usage: The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu

Similar words: delegate, depute, designate, assign

Definition: give an assignment to (a person) to a post, or assign a task to (a person)


Synonyms: post

Definition: enter on a public list

Similar words: list

Definition: include in a list

Usage: Am I listed in your register?