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post·​er | \ ˈpō-stər How to pronounce poster (audio) \

Definition of poster

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: a swift traveler


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Definition of poster (Entry 2 of 2)

: a bill or placard for posting often in a public place especially : one that is decorative or pictorial

First Known Use of poster

Noun (1)

1538, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1818, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for poster

Noun (1)

post entry 4

Noun (2)

post entry 2

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The first known use of poster was in 1538

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post·​er | \ ˈpō-stər How to pronounce poster (audio) \

Kids Definition of poster

: a usually large sheet with writing or pictures on it that is displayed as a notice, advertisement, or for decoration

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