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airmail

air·mail

airmail

 
pronunciation:
eIr meIl
parts of speech:
adjective, noun, adverb, transitive verb
part of speech: adjective
definition: of, pertaining to, or intended for use with mail sent by air.
airmail stationery
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: something mailed, or used for mailing, by air.
similar words:
mail
definition 2: the sending of mail by air.
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: by way of air.
The letter came airmail.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: airmailed, airmailing, airmails
definition: to send (mail, packages, or the like) by air rather than by land or sea.
similar words:
mail