postmannoun [ C ]uk /ˈpəʊst.mən/ us /ˈpoʊst.mən/ plural -men uk /-mən/ us mainly UK UK informal postie, US usually mailman, letter carrier
- The postman hasn't been here yet.
- Our dog bit the postman yesterday.
- The postman left this package with me because you were out.
- I think I can see the postman coming up the drive.
- I've just seen the postman emptying the letterbox.