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1. post (om sted) the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA soldier manned the entrance post.
A sentry station.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)station

Mindre specifikke termerplace, position

Mere specifikke termerbridgehead, lookout, observation post, outpost, outstation

2. post (om genstand) military installation at which a body of troops is stationed

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThis military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby.
There is an officer's club on the post.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)military post

Mindre specifikke termermilitary installation

Mere specifikke termerfort, garrison, outpost

Omfatter disse specifikke termermilitary quarters

Overordnet emneområdearmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

3. post (om handling) a job in an organization

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe occupied a post in the treasury.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)berth, billet, office, place, position, situation, spot

Mindre specifikke termerbusiness, job, line, line of work, occupation

Mere specifikke termeracademicianship, accountantship, admiralty, ambassadorship, apostleship, apprenticeship, associateship, attorneyship, bailiffship, baronetage, bishopry, cadetship, caliphate, captaincy, captainship, cardinalship, chair, chairmanship, chancellorship, chaplaincy, chaplainship, chieftaincy, chieftainship, clerkship, commandership, commandery, comptrollership, consulship, controllership, councillorship, councilorship, counsellorship, counselorship, curacy, curatorship, custodianship, deanery, deanship, directorship, discipleship, editorship, eldership, emirate, episcopate, fatherhood, fatherhood, feudal lordship, foremanship, generalcy, generalship, governorship, headship, headship, hot seat, incumbency, inspectorship, instructorship, internship, judgeship, judicature, khanate, lectureship, legateship, legation, legislatorship, librarianship, lieutenancy, magistracy, magistrature, managership, manhood, marshalship, mastership, mayoralty, messiahship, moderatorship, overlordship, pastorate, pastorship, peasanthood, plum, praetorship, precentorship, preceptorship, prefecture, prelacy, prelature, premiership, presidency, presidentship, primateship, principalship, priorship, proconsulate, proconsulship, proctorship, professorship, protectorship, public office, rabbinate, receivership, rectorate, rectorship, regency, residency, rulership, sainthood, secretaryship, seigneury, seigniory, senatorship, sinecure, solicitorship, speakership, stewardship, studentship, teachership, thaneship, throne, treasurership, tribuneship, trusteeship, vice-presidency, viceroyship, viziership, wardenship, wardership, womanhood

4. post (om genstand) an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them.

Mindre specifikke termerupright, vertical

Mere specifikke termerbitt, bollard, carrick bitt, corner post, gatepost, goalpost, hitching post, hop pole, king post, lamppost, maypole, newel, newel post, queen post, rudderpost, rudderstock, stake, stanchion, standard, stump, telegraph pole, telegraph post, telephone pole, timber, whipping post

5. Post (om person) United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Wiley Post

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termeraeronaut, airman, aviator, flier, flyer

6. Post (om person) United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Emily Post, Emily Price Post

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerauthor, writer

7. Post (om person) United States manufacturer of breakfast cereals and Postum (1854-1914)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)C. W. Post, Charles William Post

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerfood manufacturer

8. post (om gruppe) any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningYour mail is on the table.
Is there any post for me?.
She was opening her post.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mail

Mindre specifikke termeraccumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

Mere specifikke termerfan mail, hate mail, mailing

9. post (om kommunikation) a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA pair of posts marked the goal.
The corner of the lot was indicated by a stake.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stake

Mindre specifikke termervisual signal

Mere specifikke termerstarting post, winning post

10. post (om kommunikation) the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe mail handles billions of items every day.
He works for the United States mail service.
In England they call mail `the post'.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mail, mail service, postal service

Mindre specifikke termercommunicating, communication

Mere specifikke termerairmail, airpost, RFD, rural free delivery, snail mail

11. post (om handling) the delivery and collection of letters and packages

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt came by the first post.
If you hurry you'll catch the post.

Mindre specifikke termerbringing, delivery

Engelsk udsagnsord: post

1. post (om relation) affix in a public place or for public notice

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPost a warning.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termeraffix, stick on

Mere specifikke termerplacard

Kan forårsageannounce, denote

2. post (om kommunikation) publicize with, or as if with, a poster

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI'll post the news on the bulletin board.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerannounce, denote

Mere specifikke termerbill, placard

3. post (om adfærd) assign to a post; put into a post

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe newspaper posted him in Timbuktu.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre specifikke termerassign, delegate, depute, designate

4. post (om konkurrence) assign to a station

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)place, send, station

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre specifikke termerdisplace, move

Mere specifikke termerfort, garrison, locate, place, site

5. post (om kommunikation) display, as of records in sports games

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerenter, put down, record

6. post (om adfærd) enter on a public list

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerlist

7. post (om forhold) transfer (entries) from one account book to another

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)carry

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termertransfer

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningcarry

8. post (om bevægelse) ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerride horseback

Overordnet emneområdeequitation, horseback riding, horseback riding, riding, riding

9. post (om relation) mark with a stake

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningStake out the path.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stake

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termermark

10. post (om relation) place so as to be noticed

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningPost a sign.
Post a warning at the dump.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)put up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerinstal, install, put in, set up

11. post (om kommunikation) cause to be directed or transmitted to another place

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningSend me your latest results.
I'll mail you the paper when it's written.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey post the parcel to their parents

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mail, send

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Mindre specifikke termertransfer

Mere specifikke termerairmail, express, express-mail, register

12. post (om kommunikation) mark or expose as infamous

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe was branded a loose woman.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)brand

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody something

Mindre specifikke termercall

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