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postcard

noun post·card \ ˈpōs(t)-ˌkärd \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of postcard

2 :a card on which a message may be written for mailing without an envelope and to which the sender must affix a stamp

postcardlike

play \ˈpōs(t)-ˌkärd-ˌlīk\ adjective

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First Known Use of postcard

1869


2

postcard

adjective

Definition of postcard

:picturesque, picture-postcard
  • a postcard village

First Known Use of postcard

1924


POSTCARD Defined for English Language Learners

postcard

noun

Definition of postcard for English Language Learners

  • : a card on which a message may be sent by mail without an envelope and that often has a picture on one side


POSTCARD Defined for Kids

postcard

noun post·card \ ˈpōst-ˌkärd \

Definition of postcard for Students

1 :a card on which a message may be sent by mail without an envelope and that often has a picture on one side


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