post

From Wiktionary
Jump to: navigation, search
Bnc1.png
post is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
post


Pronunciation[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
post

Plural
posts

  1. (uncountable) Post is the letters and parcels that you send to other people.
    There's no post today because it's a Sunday.
    The new book arrived in the post.
  2. A post is a tall rod or stick. Examples are a sign post, a lamp post, and a goal post.

Verb[change]

Plain form
post

Third-person singular
posts

Past tense
posted

Past participle
posted

Present participle
posting

  1. (transitive) If you post something, you send it through the post.
    I posted a birthday card to him last week.
  2. (transitive) If you post a message, you add it to a website or discussion board.
    I posted a reply to your comment on the website.

Preposition[change]

Preposition
post

  1. after
    Post the test results becoming public, there were many complaints.

Related words[change]