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post 1

American English: /poʊst/
British English: /pəʊst/

noun

uncountable
  • 1 1.1 countable as deaf as a post
    más sordo que una tapia
    Example sentences
    • The accident revealed that timber posts supporting the metal barriers were inadequate and even rotten in places.
    • Determine the length you'll need and purchase a prefabricated metal railing with posts from a lumberyard or home center.
    • Pier blocks serve as a transition from the posts supporting the girder to the concrete foundation footings.
    1.2 uncountable
    (in horse racing) poste (masculine)
    the finishing/starting post
    el poste de llegada/salida
    la meta/salida
    to leave somebody at the post
    dejar a alguien en el poste de salida
    to pip somebody at the post (British English)
    ganarle a alguien por la mano or (River Plate area) de mano
    Example sentences
    • Does anybody else think the winning jockey's Cheltenham salute as they pass the post is getting beyond the bounds of sensibility and safety?
    • Ballingarry, third in the Irish Derby and St Leger, strode past the post to take 12 points in the World standings.
    • He got Ocean Silk flying towards the post but it was not enough to peg back the winner.
    1.3 countable
    also: goal post
  • 2 countable (Computing)
    (Internet message) post (masculine)
    mensaje (masculine) en Internet (generalmente dentro de un foro o un blog)
    Example sentences
    • Steve's post below reminded me of an article I wrote a couple of years ago.
    • I think maybe you misread my original post.
    • My objection was to having to supply my information just to follow your content, which your post implies is necessary.

transitive verb

  • 1 1.1 (announce)
    (meeting/reward)
    anunciar
    to post somebody missing
    dar a alguien por desaparecido
    to keep somebody posted
    mantener or tener a alguien al tanto or al corriente
    Example sentences
    • He said the company had performed well in the last financial year and will post strong results.
    • The JSE-listed financial services group this week posted its interim results for the six months just ended.
    • The online bank posted its results for 2002 on Monday and revealed that it is planning to spend £5m on researching the US market in the first half of this year.
    1.2

    post (up)

    (list/notice)
    poner
    fijar
    post no bills
    prohibido fijar carteles or anuncios
    1.3
    (on the Internet) postear
    posted by Nick Davis
    posteado por Nick Davis
    Example sentences
    • Sarah posted the pic to her Facebook page.
    • A clip of his speech was posted to the website of KSN-TV.
    • A bug in recent weeks has meant that updates aren't being speedily posted to the site.
    1.4 (in ledger)
    (sales/receipts)
    anotar
    Example sentences
    • When the payment was posted to the accounts it was in debit, as there was no corresponding asset.
    • Those transactions that were settled immediately with cash were not posted to the account book, since no indebtedness existed.
  • 2 2.1 (Business) the company posted losses of two million dollars
    la compañía registró pérdidas de dos millones de dólares
    2.2
    (American English) (time/score) (Sport)
    registrar
    obtener

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post 2
American English: /poʊst/
British English: /pəʊst/

noun

  • 1 uncountable
    (mail) (especially British English)
    correo (masculine)
    to send something by post o through the post
    mandar or enviar algo por correo
    by return of post by separate post
    en sobre aparte or por separado
    first class post
    (correo de entrega más rápida)
    it must have got lost in the post
    se ha debido perder en el correo
    to drop something in the post
    echar algo al correo or al buzón
    it's in the post
    ya ha sido enviado or está en camino
    this came for you in the post
    te llegó esto en el correo or por correo
    was there any post this morning?
    ¿llegó alguna carta esta mañana?
    the first/second post
    (collection) la primera/segunda recogida
    (delivery) el primer/segundo reparto
    to catch/miss the post
    llegar a/perder la recogida
    Example sentences
    • Royal Mail managers were drafted to deliver post to thousands of other homes after the workers voted to continue their stoppage.
    • Priority is being given to business mail with the aim of having all such post delivered by 10 am.
    • Now she has had the front door replaced without a letterbox and her post is delivered to the Post Office in Bingley.

transitive verb

  • (mail)
    (especially British English) (letter/parcel)
    echar al correo
    (drop in postbox) echar al buzón
    could you post this off by tomorrow?
    ¿podrías echar esto al correo antes de mañana?
    to post something to somebody
    mandarle or enviarle algo a alguien (por correo)
    I posted it to him last week
    se lo mandé la semana pasada
    Example sentences
    • I walked the 200 metres from my house to the village post box to post a letter.
    • The advent of e-mails has vastly decreased the number of letters being posted through a post box, and internet banking has also probably had an impact on the PO service.
    • And put out the letter that must be posted where it'll be seen.

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post 3
American English: /poʊst/
British English: /pəʊst/

noun

  • 1 1.1 the post advertised in yesterday's paper
    el puesto or empleo anunciado en el periódico de ayer
    to take up one's post
    entrar en funciones
    empezar a trabajar
    Example sentences
    • Any who were employed were usually in the lowest paid posts and in jobs that had little prospect of professional progress.
    • He needs professional experience but won't be offered a paid post in Scotland without professional experience.
    • In July it was estimated that at least 400 teacher and teaching assistant posts will be lost in the Yorkshire region over the next year because of cash shortages.
    1.2
    (important position) cargo (masculine)
    to take up a post
    tomar posesión de un cargo
    asumir un cargo
    entrar en funciones
    the holder of the post
    el titular del cargo
    1.3
    (place of duty) puesto (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • Alongwith discharging his duties on different posts at different places, he continued his literary pursuits also.
    • But last week travellers set up their homes on the site while the duty guard left his post to take a break for lunch.
    • Just beyond the customs post is a sprawling underground shopping mall that is the visitor's introduction to the new China.
  • 2 a frontier/customs post
    un puesto fronterizo/de aduanas
    Example sentences
    • High ranking police officers, in charge of police stations and posts and other policemen took part in the camp.
    • The lookout post at Newtownhamilton police station would also be closed.
    • Investigations continue to see whether other police officers deserted their posts during the height of that disaster.

transitive verb

  • 1 (position)
    (policeman/soldier)
    apostar
    Example sentences
    • From February 1996 to January 1997 he was posted abroad.
    • Alexander is currently posted in Moscow, his second appointment to Russia.
    • Now, after working her fingers to the bone on the EU's behalf, those ungrateful swine in Brussels have decided to punish her yet further by posting her to Paris for the next two years.
    Example sentences
    • The sentries posted at the police stations have been asked to be more polite and friendly so that complainants do not hesitate from coming to the police stations.
    • Extra police officers are being posted at polling booths and on patrol duties, and France has tightened controls along its border with Spain.
    • Soldiers were posted as guards all around the camp.
  • 2 (send)
    (employee/diplomat)
    destinar
    mandar
    he was posted abroad
    lo destinaron or mandaron al extranjero

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