letter carrier

noun

Definition of letter carrier

:a person who delivers mail

Examples of letter carrier in a Sentence

  1. we like to leave a little gift in the mailbox around Christmas for our letter carrier

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First Known Use of letter carrier

circa 1552

letter carrier Synonyms

Synonyms
postman, mail carrier, mailman, postie [British]
Related Words
courier, messenger; postmaster, postmistress

LETTER CARRIER Defined for English Language Learners

letter carrier

noun

Definition of letter carrier for English Language Learners

  • : a person who delivers mail


LETTER CARRIER Defined for Kids

letter carrier

noun

Definition of letter carrier for Students

:a person who delivers mail


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