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mailing

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noun mail·ing \ˈmā-liŋ\

Simple Definition of mailing

  • : the act of mailing something

  • : something (such as a letter or an advertisement) that is mailed to many people at one time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of mailing

  1. :  mail sent at one time to multiple addressees by a sender (as for promotional purposes)

Examples of mailing in a sentence

  1. Get the check ready for mailing and take it to the post office.

  2. The charity sent out several mailings to everyone on its mailing list.



1928

First Known Use of mailing

1928




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