French translation of 'posting'
- (British, by employer)
⇒ a overseas posting
un poste à l'étranger
Example Sentences Including 'posting'
Percy had never been a good dissembler, which was why he probably would never get beyond second secretary in any posting.The Ambassador's Women
I was packing to go back to Tresillian, and he was going to ask for a posting back to Washington.The Ambassador's Women
It is six weeks to the day; we were wed without even posting the banns!Here Be Dragons
Trends of 'posting'
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- (British, = mail service)
poste fby post
par la posteto get sth through the post
recevoir qch par la posteto be in the post [letter, cheque]
avoir été posté(e)
⇒ The cheque's in the post.
Le chèque a été posté.
- (British, = collection)
- (British, = letters, delivery)
⇒ Is there any post for me?
Est-ce qu'il y a du courrier pour moi?by return of post (British)
par retour du courrier
- (= job, situation)
- (= pole)
⇒ The ball hit the post.
Le ballon a heurté le poteau.
- [of sentry, soldier]
- (British, = send by post)
⇒ I've got some cards to post.
J'ai quelques cartes à poster.
- [soldier, sentry, guard, policeman]
- (British) [employee]to post sb overseas
affecter qn à l'étrangerto be posted overseas
être affecté(e) à l'étrangerto post sb to [city, country]
affecter qn à
afficherto post sth on the Internet
poster qch sur l'Internet
Example Sentences Including 'post'
It contained the basic details of Tony's life, from his university degree to his present post.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
I grabbed at a post to steady myself, then realized with a shock that this particular post wasn't a permanent fixture.KICK BACK (2002)
Loclon stayed at his post , drenched by the icy rain, barely even noticing it in his impatience.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Translation of posting from the Collins English to French Dictionary