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Meaning of "postrider" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF POSTRIDER

postrider  [ˈpəʊstˌraɪdə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF POSTRIDER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Postrider is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES POSTRIDER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of postrider in the English dictionary

The definition of postrider in the dictionary is a person who delivered post on horseback.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH POSTRIDER


Buraida
bʊˈraɪdə
Buraydah
bʊˈraɪdə
collider
kəˈlaɪdə
derider
dɪˈraɪdə
hagrider
ˈhæɡˌraɪdə
Ida
ˈaɪdə
insider
ˌɪnˈsaɪdə
lowrider
ˈləʊˌraɪdə
manrider
ˈmænˌraɪdə
nightrider
ˈnaɪtˌraɪdə
outrider
ˈaʊtˌraɪdə
overrider
ˈəʊvəˌraɪdə
provider
prəˈvaɪdə
rider
ˈraɪdə
roughrider
ˈrʌfˌraɪdə
Ryder
ˈraɪdə
spider
ˈspaɪdə
staffrider
ˈstɑːfˌraɪdə
strider
ˈstraɪdə
surfrider
ˈsɜːfˌraɪdə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE POSTRIDER

postprandial thermogenesis
postprimary
postprison
postproduction
postpuberty
postpubescent
postpunk
postrace
postrecession
postretirement
postriot
postromantic
postscenium
postscript
postseason
postsecondary
postshow
poststimulation
poststimulus
poststrike

WORDS THAT END LIKE POSTRIDER

aider
beam rider
boundary rider
cider
circuit rider
consider
dispatch rider
divider
freedom rider
glider
Guider
horse rider
internet service provider
outsider
raider
road rider
service provider
slider
trick rider
water strider

Synonyms and antonyms of postrider in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «postrider» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF POSTRIDER

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The translations of postrider from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «postrider» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

postrider
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Postrider
570 millions of speakers

English

postrider
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

postrider
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

postrider
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

postrider
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

postrider
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

postrider
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

postrider
220 millions of speakers

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Pengirim pos
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

postrider
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

postrider
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

우체부
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Postrider
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

postrider
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

postrider
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पोस्टरिडर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

postrider
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

postrider
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Postrider
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

postrider
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

postrider
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

postrider
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

postrider
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

postrider
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

postrider
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of postrider

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «POSTRIDER»

The term «postrider» is regularly used and occupies the 106.664 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «POSTRIDER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about postrider

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «POSTRIDER»

Discover the use of postrider in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to postrider and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Caesar Rodney's Ride
Write him a letter — send it by the postrider — urge upon him the enormous importance of his getting here by tomorrow morning. MCKEEN Well, I can try it. FRANKLIN Do, Mr. McKeen, for we must have unanimous action on this question!
Henry Fisk Carlton, 2009
2
Bellows Falls, Saxtons River and Westminster: A History of ...
When Vermont was an independent republic with no ties to other states or nations, Governor Chittenden established the first post office in the state in Bennington and had a postrider deliver mail. The postrider would go between Albany, New ...
Anne L. Collins, 2007
3
Secession and the U. S. Mail: The Postal Service, the South, ...
71 The postrider and the post office were living proof that a United States Government did indeed exist. at times it was the postal service that was the first representative of the new government in expanding federal influence to frontier sections.
Conrad Kalmbacher, 2013
4
A Collection of Songs of the American Press, and other poems ...
POSTRIDER'S NOTICE. A postrider of Troy in 1799 closed his public notice with the following stanza, and gave a woodcut of which this is a facsimile. O'er rugged hills, and valleys wide, He never yet has failed to trudge it; As steady as the ...
Charles MUNSELL, 1868
5
A Colonial America Reader:
If an informationwere lodg'd but an informerwou'd get tar'd and feather'd, no jury wou'd find the fact." The governmentriders were in truth the chief offenders. Any ship's captain, or wagondriver, or postrider could carry merchandise; therefore ...
Nathaniel Hawthorne, Anna Green Winslow, Alice Morse Earle, 2014
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Colonial Living
The postrider traveled on horseback, of course, carrying his mail in a couple of saddlebags. At first he went only so far and so fast as his horse's strength would allow and laid over until the next day, or the day after that if the weather was bad.
‎1999
7
Great River: The Rio Grande in North American History. Vol. ...
The Mexican postrider carried the mail between Chihuahua and Santa Fe over this route, though since the raiding Indians had become active, he could not keep his schedule of two trips a month. Most writers sent their letters by private hands,  ...
Paul Horgan, 1991
8
In My Power: Letter Writing and Communications in Early America
He arranged for nothing more than hiring a postrider who would report exclusively to the governors of each of the three colonies — essentially an official courier. The postrider was instructed to blaze a trail through the apparent wilderness ...
Konstantin Dierks, 2011
9
Spreading the News: The American Postal System from Franklin ...
During the many years that postrider John Swaney carried the mail along the Natchez Trace, he was reputed to have failed only once to keep his schedule. Among the postriders' many advantages was the fact that they were easy to monitor: in ...
Richard R. JOHN, Richard R John, 2009
10
The Planting of Civilization in Western Pennsylvania
For a few months one of the trips each week was made by postrider, but before the end of the year the stages were running semiweekly. In general the mail service by stage was more satisfactory than by rider, but there were still complaints of ...
Solon J. Buck, Elizabeth Buck, 1976

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «POSTRIDER»

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July 4, 1964: Postrider Re-Enacts Delivering News Of The …
On July 4, 1964, just months before The Courant's 200th anniversary, a postrider re-enacted delivering the Declaration of Independence to The ... «Hartford Courant, Jul 15»
2
Spot the fraud: consumer alert about package delivery schemes
Finally, watch for poor grammar. In the case of the fraudulent e-mails Vrontikis showed us, the scammer uses the word "postrider" instead of the ... «ksl.com, Dec 13»
3
Fed Ex: Beware of Bogus Email
Our postrider was unable to deliver the parcel to you. To receive a parcel, please, go to the nearest our (sic) office and show this postal receipt.". «1011now, Dec 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. Postrider [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/postrider>. Aug 2019 ».
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