Textual thesaurus for "post"

(noun) berth, billet, spot, situation, position, place, office

a job in an organization

he occupied a post in the treasury

(noun) military post

military installation at which a body of troops is stationed

this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby; there is an officer's club on the post

(noun) mail, mail service, postal service

the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office

the mail handles billions of items every day; he works for the United States mail service; in England they call mail `the post'

(noun) stake

a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)

a pair of posts marked the goal; the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake

(noun) mail

any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered

your mail is on the table; is there any post for me?; she was opening her post

(noun) station

the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand

a soldier manned the entrance post; a sentry station

(noun) Charles William Post, C. W. Post, Post

United States manufacturer of breakfast cereals and Postum (1854-1914)

(noun) Post, Emily Post, Emily Price Post

United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960)

(noun) Post, Wiley Post

United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935)

(verb) brand

mark or expose as infamous

She was branded a loose woman

(verb) mail, send

cause to be directed or transmitted to another place

send me your latest results; I'll mail you the paper when it's written

(verb) station, send, place

assign to a station

(verb) put up

place so as to be noticed

post a sign; post a warning at the dump

(verb) stake

mark with a stake

stake out the path

(verb) carry

transfer (entries) from one account book to another