Definition of postscript
: a note or series of notes appended to a completed letter, article, or book
Examples of postscript in a Sentence
In a postscript to her letter, she promised to write again soon.
An interesting postscript to the story is that the two people involved later got married.
Recent Examples of postscript from the Web
Postscript: When Armstrong wrote this column, Wisconsin was one of just 18 states with an official state mammal; currently, 39 states have one.
A postscript: In December, the city reduced the maximum speed on Delridge from 35 mph to 30 mph, part of an ongoing initiative to lower arterial speeds citywide.
The book adds postscripts to most of its entries, detailing which items have been reissued, either on LP or CD or as downloads.
Postscript: Patrick Carpenter will be attending Boston College this fall.
SEOUL—A South Korean special prosecutor appointed to investigate a national corruption scandal hired a cybersecurity firm to shield it from attacks, a postscript to the scandal that toppled the nation’s president and Samsung’s de facto chief.
Ford makes a compelling case for the framework in the postscript, explaining that memories of his father required reaching deeper into the past, while his mother’s life came closer to the present.
But Significant Other may well have a postscript when the 2017 Tony Award nominations are announced Tuesday.
On Saturday night, the Gonzaga men’s basketball team, which Few has built from a midmajor curiosity into a championship contender, provided him with material for a postscript.
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POSTSCRIPT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of postscript for English Language Learners
: a note or series of notes added at the end of a letter, article, or book
: an additional fact or piece of information about a story that occurs after the main part
POSTSCRIPT Defined for Kids
Definition of postscript for Students
: a note added at the end of a letter, article, or book
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