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Noun: posting  pow-sting
  1. A sign posted in a public place as an advertisement
    "a posting advertised the coming attractions";
    - poster, placard, notice, bill, card
     
  2. (bookkeeping) a listing on the company's records
    "the posting was made in the cash account"
     
  3. The transmission of a letter
    "the postmark indicates the time of posting";
    - mailing
     
  4. A message on an internet discussion forum, blog, newsgroup, mailing list, etc.
    - post
     
  5. [Brit] An appointment to a job, esp. one abroad
Verb: post  powst
  1. [Brit] Send via the postal service
    - mail, get off
     
  2. Affix in a public place or for public notice
    "post a warning"
     
  3. Publicize with, or as if with, a poster
    "I'll post the news on the bulletin board"
     
  4. Assign to a post; put into a post
    "The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu"
     
  5. Assign to a particular location
    - station, send, place
     
  6. Display, as of records in sports games
     
  7. Enter on a public list
     
  8. Transfer (entries) from one account book to another
    - carry
     
  9. (riding) ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait
     
  10. Mark with a stake
    "post out the path";
    - stake
     
  11. Place so as to be noticed
    "post a warning at the dump"; "post a sign";
    - put up
     
  12. [Brit] Give to a courier to take to another place
    "I'll post you the paper when it's written";
    - mail, send
     
  13. Mark or expose as infamous
    "She was posted a loose woman";
    - brand

Derived forms: postings

See also: posted

Type of: affix, announce, assign, call, delegate, denote, depute, designate, displace, enter, instal, install, list, listing, mark, move, put down, put in, record, ride horseback, send, send out, set up, sign, stick on, transfer, transmission, transmittal, transmitting

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