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courier

cou·ri·er

courier

 
 
pronunciation:
kuh ri r
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: someone who delivers messages, packages, and the like, esp. for a government, military organization, or business.
The general sent a courier to his commander with the message of his victory.The company sent the package across town by courier.
similar words:
messenger
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