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post2

post2

 
pronunciation:
post
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a position or duty to which one is assigned.
a post at the State Department
synonyms:
appointment, assignment, billet, position
similar words:
berth, capacity, commission, duty, job, mission, office, place, role
definition 2: a military base.
synonyms:
base, headquarters
similar words:
camp, station
definition 3: a station where someone is assigned or positioned.
a guard post
synonyms:
station
similar words:
appointment, position
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: posted, posting, posts
definition: to place in or at a post.
synonyms:
assign, billet, locate, station
similar words:
appoint, headquarter, posit, position, situate