Spanish translation of “post”
post noun /pəust/
› (the system of collecting, transporting and delivering) letters, parcels etc
I sent the book by post Has the post arrived yet? Is there any post for me? postage /-tidʒ/ noun › (the money paid for) the sending of a letter etc by post
The postage was $1.20. postal adjective › of, or concerning, the system of sending letters etc
the postal service. postage stamp › a small printed label fixed to a letter, parcel etc to show that postage has been paid.
postal order › a printed document bought at a post office, which can be exchanged at another post office for the amount of money paid for it.
postbox /ˈpəusboks/ noun › (also letterbox, mailbox, pillar box) a box into which letters etc are put to be collected (and sent to their destination).
postcard /ˈpəuskaːd/ noun › a card on which a message may be sent by post, often with a picture on one side (a picture postcard)
She sent me a postcard of the Taj Mahal when she was in India. postcode /ˈpəuskoud/ noun › (American zip code) a set of letters and numbers added to the address on a letter to make delivery easier.
post-free adjective, adverb › without charge for sending by post
You can send it post-free. post(-)haste adverb › very quickly
He travelled post(-)haste to London. postman /ˈpəusmən/ noun › (American mailman) a person whose job is to (collect and) deliver letters etc
Has the postman been this morning yet? postmark /ˈpəusmaːk/ noun › a mark put on a letter at a post office, showing the date and place of posting, and cancelling the postage stamp
The postmark read ‘Beirut’. postmaster /ˈpəusmaːstə/ noun (feminine postmistress /ˈpəusmistris/) › the manager of a post office.
post office › an office for receiving and dispatching letters, parcels etc
Where is the nearest post office?