mailing

noun mail·ing \ ˈmā-liŋ \
Updated on: 24 Apr 2018

Definition of mailing

: 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.

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First Known Use of mailing

1928

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MAILING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of mailing for English Language Learners

  • : the act of mailing something

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



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