mailman

noun mail·man \ ˈmāl-ˌman \

Definition of mailman

:a man who delivers mail called also postman

Examples of mailman in a Sentence

  1. the mailman usually leaves packages outside the mailbox

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First Known Use of mailman

14th century

mailman Synonyms


MAILMAN Defined for English Language Learners

mailman

noun

Definition of mailman for English Language Learners

  • : a man who delivers mail


MAILMAN Defined for Kids

mailman

noun mail·man \ ˈmāl-ˌman \

Definition of mailman for Students

plural mailmen \-ˌmen\


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