postie


pos·tie

noun \ˈpōs-tē\

Definition of POSTIE

British

Examples of POSTIE

  1. <the sort of small Cornish village in which the local postie knows everyone's business>

Origin of POSTIE

by shortening & alteration from postman
First Known Use: 1871

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: postil (noun)
Previous Word in the Dictionary: posticum
All Words Near: postie

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up postie? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).