Definition of mailman
: a man who delivers mail —called also postman
Examples of mailman in a Sentence
the mailman usually leaves packages outside the mailbox
Recent Examples of mailman from the Web
In the featured boxing match at the Coliseum, middleweight Tony Baldoni, a Pimlico mailman, defeats Johnny Cunningham, a Baltimore trash collector, on a fifth-round technical knockout.
A witness reported seeing a uniformed mailman, who wore the same kind of white pith helmet that Caddle wore on his route, trashing mail, authorities said.
There stood the world’s great models, artists and intellectuals alongside mailmen, pastry chefs and vegetable sellers.
According to a criminal complaint, a Polk County man noticed the mailman was spending a long time in his garage to drop off a package.
Well, the mailman, but that was through the blinds.
The 24-year-old mailman cashed out anyway, banking on his uncommon skills for noticing, listening and transforming it all into poetry set to music.
Gibson and Stephenson had taught me that the mailman was a vital romantic figure.
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First Known Use of mailman
MAILMAN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mailman for English Language Learners
: a man who delivers mail
MAILMAN Defined for Kids
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