Definition of 'mail'
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Everyone loves a nice bit of junk mail. Times, Sunday Times (2017)We urge the public to secure their mail boxes and employ measures to protect their identities. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Sign up to the mailing lists of the rail providers you use for details of deals and sales as they are announced. The Sun (2017)For many householders, mail too easily vanishes into junk mail. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The survey found that just 23 per cent of all businesses see mail as vital. Computing (2010)Once they get into the building they can steal the mail, which may contain new debit or credit cards posted to the address. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Her mum used to have celebrity magazines around the house, but now there's only junk mail with her name still on it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The local bank shows you a map of mail delivery times. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)The last in the story is an email purporting to help the recipient deal with junk mail. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)How is a universal mail service to be guaranteed? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Most of my post is junk mail and bills. The Sun (2009)Using a driver allows me to work on my mail and read reports during the trip. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)Cheers and whistles rang through a ship when mail call was piped. Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)Our mail was checked going in and out. The Sun (2009)E-mail enthusiasts refer to postal delivery as snail mail. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It denied claims that it was prioritising more lucrative junk mail. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This is a much better way of getting a record deal than sending unsolicited mail through the post. The Secrets of Musical Confidence (1994)Digging into a full box of chain mail, she finds some covered in sticky red liquid. The Sun (2012)Competitors have been able to cherry pick the profitable areas, such as business mail. Times, Sunday Times (2012)We have a new technology in electronic mail, mobile phones and texting. The Sun (2009)He said the move would also lead to the closure of delivery offices, mail centres and the destruction of its rural network. The Sun (2007)Jump the first mail train I see. Times, Sunday Times (2007)THOUSANDS of expats' referendum votes could be lost after a blunder by European mail firms. The Sun (2016)
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Translations for 'mail'
British English: mail /meɪl/ NOUN
Mail is the letters and parcels that are delivered to you.
She looked through the mail.
- American English: mail
- Arabic: بَرِيْدٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: correspondência
- Chinese: 邮件
- Croatian: pošta
- Czech: pošta dopisy
- Danish: post
- Dutch: post brievenpost
- European Spanish: correo
- Finnish: posti
- French: courrier
- German: Post
- Greek: ταχυδρομείο
- Italian: posta
- Japanese: 郵便
- Korean: 우편물
- Norwegian: post
- Polish: poczta korespondencja
- European Portuguese: correspondência
- Romanian: poștă
- Russian: почта
- Spanish: correo
- Swedish: post brevgång
- Thai: จดหมาย
- Turkish: posta
- Ukrainian: пошта
- Vietnamese: thư từ
British English: mail /meɪl/ VERB
If you mail something, you post it.
I mailed a letter to you yesterday.
- American English: mail
- Arabic: يُرْسِلُ بِالْبَرِيْدِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: enviar pelo correio
- Chinese: 邮寄
- Croatian: poslati poštom
- Czech: poslat poštou
- Danish: sende
- Dutch: posten
- European Spanish: echar al correo
- Finnish: postittaa
- French: poster envoyer
- German: senden
- Greek: ταχυδρομώ
- Italian: spedire
- Japanese: 郵送する
- Korean: 우송하다
- Norwegian: poste
- Polish: wysłać pocztą
- European Portuguese: enviar pelo correio
- Romanian: a expedia
- Russian: посылать по почте
- Spanish: echar al correo
- Swedish: posta
- Thai: ส่งจดหมาย
- Turkish: postalamak
- Ukrainian: відправляти поштою
- Vietnamese: gửi qua bưu điện
Definition of mail from the Collins English Dictionary
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