snail mail


snail mail

noun

: ordinary mail that is delivered by a postal system : mail that is not e-mail

Full Definition of SNAIL MAIL

1
:  mail delivered by a postal system
2
:  mail 3

Examples of SNAIL MAIL

  1. She still uses snail mail for paying bills.
  2. I can be contacted by e-mail and snail mail.

First Known Use of SNAIL MAIL

1983

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