pos·​tie ˈpō-stē How to pronounce postie (audio)

Examples of postie in a Sentence

the sort of small Cornish village in which the local postie knows everyone's business

Word History


by shortening & alteration from postman

First Known Use

1611, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of postie was in 1611

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Cite this Entry

“Postie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Dec. 2023.

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