Definition of 'mailbox'
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Used Occasionally. mailbox is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'mailbox'
British English: mailbox /ˈmeɪlˌbɒks/ NOUN
A mailbox is a box outside your house where letters are delivered.
The next day there was a letter in her mailbox.
- American English: mailbox
- Arabic: صُنْدَوقُ الْبَرِيدِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: caixa de correio
- Chinese: 邮筒
- Croatian: poštanski sandučić
- Czech: poštovní schránka
- Danish: postkasse
- Dutch: postbus
- European Spanish: buzón IngAmer
- Finnish: postilaatikko
- French: boîte aux lettres
- German: Briefkasten
- Greek: γραμματοκιβώτιο
- Italian: cassetta delle lettere
- Japanese: 郵便受
- Korean: 우체통
- Norwegian: postkasse
- Polish: skrzynka pocztowa
- European Portuguese: caixa de correio
- Romanian: cutie poștală
- Russian: почтовый ящик
- Spanish: buzón
- Swedish: brevlåda
- Thai: ตู้จดหมาย
- Turkish: posta kutusu
- Ukrainian: поштова скринька
- Vietnamese: hộp thư
Definition of mailbox from the Collins English Dictionary
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