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repost Syllabification: re·post

Definition of repost in English:


Pronunciation: /rēˈpōst/
[with object]
1chiefly British Send (a letter or parcel) by mail for a second or further time: the letter had been sent to California and then reposted from there
More example sentences
  • I need a volunteer to receive and repost the package to Canada.
  • They have refunded my shipping costs and I reposted the parcel almost 2 weeks ago, but still it does not seem to have arrived.
  • I reposted the letters and he got them just fine the second time I mailed them.
2Post (a message, link, image, etc.) to an online location, such as a blog or social media website, for a second or further time: he left a comment on the thread which I think deserves more attention so I’m reposting it this morning
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  • Luckily, nothing is lost on the Internet, so you can check out the reposted video right below.
  • The full response is too long to repost, but you'll get the gist of it here.
  • This piece was reposted from by permission of the authors.


Pronunciation: /ˈrēpōst/
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A message, link, image, etc., that has been reposted: I know it’s a repost but this article is a must-read
More example sentences
  • The social media streams were flooded with reports and reposts.
  • I'm starting to find all these reposts frustrating.
  • Do a lot of articles on this site tend to be reposts?

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