1. mail, message

usage: the bags of letters and packages that are transported by the postal service

2. mail, mail service, postal service, post, communication, communicating

usage: the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office; "the mail handles billions of items every day"; "he works for the United States mail service"; "in England they call mail `the post'"

3. mail, conveyance, transport

usage: a conveyance that transports the letters and packages that are conveyed by the postal system

4. mail, post, collection, aggregation, accumulation, assemblage

usage: any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered; "your mail is on the table"; "is there any post for me?"; "she was opening her post"

5. chain mail, ring mail, mail, chain armor, chain armour, ring armor, ring armour, body armor, body armour, suit of armor, suit of armour, coat of mail, cataphract

usage: (Middle Ages) flexible armor made of interlinked metal rings


1. mail, get off, send, send out

usage: send via the postal service; "I'll mail you the check tomorrow"

2. mail, post, send, transfer

usage: cause to be directed or transmitted to another place; "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written"

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