postage

noun post·age \ ˈpōs-tij \

Definition of postage

1 :the fee for postal service
2 :adhesive stamps or printed indicia representing postal fees

Examples of postage in a Sentence

  1. How much is the postage for this package?

  2. Enclose two dollars for postage and handling.

  3. I hope I put enough postage on the package.

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First Known Use of postage

1536


POSTAGE Defined for English Language Learners

postage

noun

Definition of postage for English Language Learners

  • : the cost of sending a letter or package by mail

  • : the stamps attached to a letter or package


POSTAGE Defined for Kids

postage

noun post·age \ ˈpō-stij \

Definition of postage for Students

:a fee for sending a letter or package by mail

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