send a letter by post

een brief met de post sturen

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  • send a letter by post — dispatch a letter by mail …   English contemporary dictionary

  • send — W1S1 [send] v past tense and past participle sent [sent] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(by post etc)¦ 2¦(radio/computer etc)¦ 3¦(person to place)¦ 4 send (somebody) a message/signal 5 send your love/regards/best wishes etc 6¦(cause to move)¦ 7 send… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • send — /send/ verb past tense and past participle sent /sent/ 1 BY POST/RADIO ETC (T) to arrange for something to go or be taken to another place, especially by post: send sb a letter/message/card: Honestly, I get tired of sending Christmas cards. |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • send — [send] verb sent PTandPP [sent] [transitive] 1. to arrange for something to go to another place: • The computer network can send data at very high speeds. send something to somebody • He sent a memo to board members …   Financial and business terms

  • letter — let‧ter [ˈletə ǁ ər] noun [countable] 1. a written or printed message that is usually put in an envelope and sent by mail: • Please sign the letter and mail it back within two weeks. alloˈcation ˌletter also alˈlotment ˌletter FINANCE a letter… …   Financial and business terms

  • send — send, dispatch, forward, transmit, remit, route, ship are comparable when they mean to cause to go or to be taken from one place or person or condition to another. Send, the most general term, carries a wide range of implications and connotations …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • post|age — «POHS tihj», noun. 1. the amount paid on anything sent by mail: »The postage for airmail is greater than that for regular mail. 2. the stamp or stamps used to send a letter or package …   Useful english dictionary

  • Post — Particular place on the floor of an exchange where transactions in stocks listed on the exchange occur. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * ▪ I. post post 1 [pəʊst ǁ poʊst] noun 1. the post especially BrE the official system for sending… …   Financial and business terms

  • post — Particular place on the floor of an exchange where transactions in stocks listed on the exchange occur. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * ▪ I. post post 1 [pəʊst ǁ poʊst] noun 1. the post …   Financial and business terms

  • post — 1 noun 1 POSTAL SYSTEM the post especially BrE the official system for carrying letters, parcels etc from one place to another; mail 1 (1) especially AmE: The letter must have got lost in the post. | be in the post: Your cheque is in the post. |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • post — post1 W3S3 [pəust US poust] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(job)¦ 2¦(postal system)¦ 3¦(letters)¦ 4¦(collection/delivery)¦ 5¦(piece of wood/metal)¦ 6¦(football/hockey etc)¦ 7¦(newspaper)¦ 8¦(soldier/guard etc)¦ 9 border/military/customs/police post …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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