Educalingo cookies are used to personalize ads and get web traffic statistics. We also share information about the use of the site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners.
Got it
Search

Meaning of "by return of post" in the English dictionary

Dictionary
DICTIONARY
section

PRONUNCIATION OF BY RETURN OF POST

by return of post play
facebooktwitterpinterestwhatsapp

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BY RETURN OF POST

by leaps and bounds
by means of
by nature
by no manner of means
by no means
by numbers
by one´s bootstraps
by reason of
by request
by return
by right
by rights
by rote
by the balls
by the bye
by the dozen
by the lee
by the neck
by the same token
by the seat of one´s pants

WORDS THAT END LIKE BY RETURN OF POST

book post
command post
customs post
fence post
first post
from pillar to post
frontier post
hitching post
king post
last post
listening post
newel post
observation post
parcel post
post
registered post
staging post
tool post
trading post
whipping post
winning post

Synonyms and antonyms of by return of post in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «by return of post» into 25 languages

TRANSLATOR
online translator

TRANSLATION OF BY RETURN OF POST

Find out the translation of by return of post to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of by return of post from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «by return of post» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

通过回归后的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

a vuelta de correo
570 millions of speakers

English

by return of post
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

वापसी डाक द्वारा
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

طريق العودة من آخر
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

с обратной почтой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

na volta do correio
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

পোস্ট ফিরে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

par retour du courrier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dengan kembalinya jawatan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

postwendend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ポストの折り返し
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

게시물의 반환 에 의해
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Dening bali saka kirim
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bằng cách trả lại của bài
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

பதவியை திரும்பப்பெற வேண்டும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पोस्ट परत येऊन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Posta iadesi ile
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

stretto giro di posta
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przez powrót postu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

із зворотного поштою
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

prin întoarcerea de poștă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

με την επιστροφή των υστέρων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

deur die terugkeer van post
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

med vändande post
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ved retur av post
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of by return of post

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BY RETURN OF POST»

The term «by return of post» is regularly used and occupies the 58.113 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
0
100%
FREQUENCY
Regularly used
73
/100
The map shown above gives the frequency of use of the term «by return of post» in the different countries.
Principal search tendencies and common uses of by return of post
List of principal searches undertaken by users to access our English online dictionary and most widely used expressions with the word «by return of post».

FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BY RETURN OF POST» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «by return of post» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «by return of post» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about by return of post

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BY RETURN OF POST»

Discover the use of by return of post in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to by return of post and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Casebook on Contract Law
(1873) 29 LT 271, where acceptance was requested by return of post, HoneymanJ, said at p. 274: That does not mean exclusively a reply by letter by return of post, but you may reply by telegram or by verbal message or by any means not later ...
Jill Poole, 2014
2
A Selection of Cases on the Law of Contracts: With ...
This letter was received by Arnot on the morning of the 24th of April, and if answered by him by return of post, the answer might have been received by Todd & Co. on the morning of the 26th. Arnot, however, did not answer it till that day, when ...
C. C. Langdell, 1999
3
Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Courts of ...
Mr. Serjeant Pell now shewed cause, and contended that the defendant having desired the plaintiff to send an answer by return of post to a proposal made by him, formed no part of the contract, but was a mere request, and, therefore, need not ...
Great Britain. Court of Common Pleas, John Bayly Moore, 1827
4
A Selection of Cases Illustrative of the Law of Contract ...
Lindsell, and which is as follows: 'A., by a letter, offers to sell to B certain specified goods, receiving an answer by return of post ; the letter being misdirected, the answer notifying the acceptance of the offer arrived two days later than it ought to  ...
Courtney Stanhope Kenny
5
The complete works of Robert Burns, with a new life of the ...
[Thomson instantly complied with the dying poet's request, and transmitted the exact sum which be requested, vis. five pounds, by return of post : he was afraid of offending the pride of Bums, otherwise be would, hesays, havesentalargersum.
Robert Burns, Allan Cunningham, 1842
6
A Selection Of Cases on The English Law Of Contract
Each party is bound to write by return of post, and each is liable to the consequences of his own letter [not?] ... a particular commodity which varies in price, that offer is made subject to the obligation of its being answered by return of post.
7
The House of Lords Cases on Appeals and Writs of Error, ...
If any delay is to be permitted, the extent of it must be denned. Otherwise, all commercial matters will be in a state of perpetual uncertainty. But, in fact, no delay is allowed. Each party is bound to write by return of post, and each is liable to the ...
Great Britain. Parliament. House of Lords, Charles Clark, William Finnelly, 1849
8
Essays on Significs: Papers Presented on the Occasion of the ...
Lady Welby replied by return of post ("I must not take more of your time now", 19. X. 1897), sending him a copy of her article from the Fortnightly Review (Welby 1897b), and suggesting the possibility of translating the Essai de Semantique.
H. Walter Schmitz, 1990
9
The Scottish Jurist: Containing Reports of Cases Decided in ...
I shall agree to anything you please ; write by return of post, and say your mind on the subject, also what you want for your share, or what you will give for the other. I hope this will find you all well as I am at present. I hope ray father is well, also ...
10
Wharton's Pocket Law Dictionary
Return of post, means 'if a person makes an offer saying that its acceptance must be communicated by return of post: that does not mean, exclusively a reply by letter by return of post. Returnable, means an arrangement between the buyer and ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BY RETURN OF POST»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term by return of post is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Huddersfield Town Supporters column: Which fixtures did you look …
You will receive your £130 cheque by return of post. The winning number last week was “45661” and was worth £120, the holder of the winning ... «Huddersfield Examiner, Jun 15»
2
Thirty years of FT Money
Having cut out a coupon in a newspaper, attached a cheque, and sent it off to an address in London, they received by return of post another ... «Financial Times, May 15»
3
Huddersfield Town Supporters Association seek feedback on …
... email to trevwhitehead@virginmedia.com before 19:08 on Friday, May 8. You will receive your £70 cheque by return of post. VIEW GALLERY. «Huddersfield Examiner, May 15»
4
Huddersfield Town fans seek teams for 'international' five-a-side …
... or by email to trevwhitehead@virginmedia.com before 19:08 on Friday 24th April and you will receive your £50 cheque by return of post. «Huddersfield Examiner, Apr 15»
5
C of E's naive intervention in politics prompts fierce storm in a teacup
Get your own house in order, vicar, was the message by return of post. Who's right and who's wrong? Both sides are a bit of each, I'd say. «The Guardian, Feb 15»
6
'Dear Santa... I'd like a picture of a howling wolf for my dad'
... their festive requests to Father Christmas; each letter is opened by hand, read by the Royal Mail's “elves” and replied to by return of post. «Telegraph.co.uk, Dec 14»
7
Amazon's Mechanical Turk workers protest: 'I am a human being, not …
... sent to Santa's grotto in Reindeerland (with a stamped envelope) by this Saturday is guaranteed a cheery Christmas card by return of post. «The Guardian, Dec 14»
8
Spectator competition: acknowledgment pages that say thanks but …
... tutor for checking the manuscript and responding by return of post with no criticisms or comments; to the many commissioning editors for their ... «Spectator.co.uk, Nov 14»
9
Dashwood: Suits you – Former M&S boss Lord Rose knows what he …
Only Greene's office has replied by return of post. “We are hopeful we can erect the new box next week,” says Royal Mail. Dashwood hopes it ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Aug 14»
10
Kimbra 'ready for stardom' with The Golden Echo
Kimbra found the Argentinian animators online, tweeted about their work and received an offer to collaborate by return of post. She learned the ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Aug 14»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. By return of post [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/by-return-of-post>. Jan 2021 ».
en
English dictionary
Discover all that is hidden in the words on
index
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z