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1. mail

verb. ['ˈmeɪl'] send via the postal service.

Synonyms

  • get off
  • send out
  • pouch

Antonyms

  • contraindicate
  • ascend
  • rise
  • enter

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Junk Mail

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • unveil
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • surveil
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale

Example sentences of the word junk-mail


1. Noun Phrase
It's also a good way to recycle junk mail, phone books and used copy paper.

2. Noun Phrase
Have you ever noticed junk mail that claimed you had been prequalified for a credit card or personal loan?

3. Noun Phrase
Access USPS.com to stop junk mail addressed to the deceased.

4. Noun Phrase
filters suspected junk mail as well as mail you have manually labelled as "spam" to this folder.

2. mail

noun. ['ˈmeɪl'] the bags of letters and packages that are transported by the postal service.

Synonyms

  • letter
  • 1st-class mail
  • express
  • first class
  • bulk mail
  • air mail
  • missive
  • express mail
  • airmail
  • first-class mail
  • surface mail
  • third-class mail
  • 1st class
  • registered mail
  • message
  • third class
  • registered post
  • special delivery

Antonyms

  • air mail
  • fauna
  • flora
  • defense

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)

3. mail

noun. ['ˈmeɪl'] the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office.

Synonyms

  • rural free delivery
  • airmail
  • snail mail
  • communicating
  • airpost
  • communication
  • post
  • postal service
  • RFD

Antonyms

  • electronic mail
  • email
  • dissuasion
  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)

4. junk

noun. ['ˈdʒʌŋk'] the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up.

Synonyms

  • slack
  • scrap
  • rubbish
  • trash
  • rubble
  • detritus
  • dust

Antonyms

  • repatriate
  • flatter
  • increase
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • junco (Portuguese)
  • djong (Javanese)
  • junke (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. junk

verb. ['ˈdʒʌŋk'] dispose of (something useless or old).

Synonyms

  • put away
  • dispose
  • cast aside
  • toss away
  • scrap
  • toss
  • throw out
  • trash
  • toss out
  • cast out
  • chuck out
  • cast away
  • throw away
  • discard

Antonyms

  • dehydrate
  • tense
  • diligent
  • stiffen

Etymology

  • junco (Portuguese)
  • djong (Javanese)
  • junke (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. mail

noun. ['ˈmeɪl'] a conveyance that transports the letters and packages that are conveyed by the postal system.

Synonyms

  • transport

Antonyms

  • disapproval
  • persuasion

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)

7. junk

noun. ['ˈdʒʌŋk'] any of various Chinese boats with a high poop and lugsails.

Synonyms

  • lug
  • lugsail

Antonyms

  • free
  • indispose
  • disqualify

Etymology

  • junco (Portuguese)
  • djong (Javanese)
  • junke (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. mail

noun. ['ˈmeɪl'] (Middle Ages) flexible armor made of interlinked metal rings.

Synonyms

  • coat of mail
  • chain armor
  • ring armor
  • voider
  • gusset
  • hauberk
  • habergeon
  • body armor
  • ring armour
  • body armour
  • ring mail
  • chain mail
  • cataphract
  • brigandine
  • byrnie
  • suit of armour
  • chain armour

Antonyms

  • local
  • slow
  • low quality
  • inferiority

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)

9. mail

verb. ['ˈmeɪl'] cause to be directed or transmitted to another place.

Synonyms

  • send
  • transfer
  • express
  • post
  • register
  • express-mail

Antonyms

  • import
  • download
  • take
  • take away

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)

10. mail

noun. ['ˈmeɪl'] any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered.

Synonyms

  • fan mail
  • post
  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • mailing
  • hate mail
  • collection

Antonyms

  • decrease
  • decrement
  • disassembly
  • upload

Etymology

  • maille (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • maille (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • mal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • male (Anglo-Norman)
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