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junk mail Syllabification: junk mail
Pronunciation: /ˈjəNGk ˌmāl/

Definition of junk mail in English:


Unsolicited advertising or promotional material received through the mail or by email.
Example sentences
  • Why is it legal to send junk mail via the post office, but if you send it by email it's suddenly illegal?
  • In that world, senders have to pay to send mail: Paper junk mail has to have postage.
  • Following an experiment to see just how much junk mail he received in a year, he produced a 70 lb mail mountain.
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