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possibly maybe; perhaps. [2 definitions]
possum a short form of "opossum."
post1 a pole or stake placed upright in the ground to mark or support something. [3 definitions]
post2 a job or duty to which a person is assigned. [4 definitions]
post3 the system for delivering mail, or a mail delivery.
post- a prefix that means "after" or "later than."
postage the amount of money charged for sending a letter or package by mail.
postage stamp a small, printed label that is put on a piece of mail to show that the postage has been paid. Postage stamps often have pictures on them.
postal having to do with the mail service.
postbox a British word for a public box in which people place letters to be sent by mail. "Postbox" has the same meaning as "mailbox."
postcard a small card that can be mailed without an envelope. Postcards often have a picture on one side and space for a message, address, and stamp on the other.
poster a sign made of paper or cardboard that is used for advertising, displaying information, or for decoration.
postman a person who delivers mail.
postmark a mark stamped on mail by the post office. A postmark cancels the stamp on a piece of mail and shows the date and place of mailing. [2 definitions]
postmaster the person in charge of a post office.
post office a department or branch of a government responsible for handling mail. [2 definitions]
postpone to put off until later.
postscript a note or message added at the end of a letter following the writer's signature.
posture the general position of or manner of holding the body.
postwar having to do with the period of time after a war.
pot1 a deep round container made of metal, glass, or clay, used for cooking food. [4 definitions]