fan mail

noun

Examples of fan mail in a Sentence

The band gets a lot of fan mail.
Recent Examples on the Web Send any news, comments, digital twins, and Tucci fan mail to talk@qz.com. Morgan Haefner, Quartz, 11 May 2024 The 36-acre campus is home to 10 galleries, the artist's beloved Stockbridge studio (which was moved here in 1986), and an impressive collection of 100,000-plus items that range from personal calendars to fan mail. Lauren Dana Ellman, Travel + Leisure, 16 Apr. 2024 The actress, famous for spending 9 years as Carrie Heffernan on The King of Queens, still signs her fan mail nearly two decades after the sitcom came to a close. Shania Russell, EW.com, 3 Mar. 2024 Remini, 53, takes the time to sign fan mail every two weeks, even 17 years since the last episode of The King of Queens aired. Ingrid Vasquez, Peoplemag, 2 Mar. 2024 Sheeler grew up in Arkansas and, incidentally, his first job was answering fan mail for Bill and Hillary Clinton’s cat, Socks, from the basement of the White House as an intern. Jason Sheeler, Peoplemag, 22 Dec. 2023 After the film wrapped, Rockwell received unsolicited fan mail and gifts from Michl. Gene Maddaus, Variety, 30 Nov. 2023 In the band’s early days, the bulk of the fan mail went to Jones. Sheri Linden, The Hollywood Reporter, 6 Nov. 2023 Some positive fan mail about her appearance eventually led to becoming a series regular as Cricket. Jp Mangalindan, Peoplemag, 1 Nov. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1924, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fan mail was in 1924

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“Fan mail.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fan%20mail. Accessed 26 May. 2024.

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