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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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Rhymes with 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

Sentences with mail


1. Noun, singular or mass
The customer service representative will verify your address and mail you the appeal paperwork.

2. Verb, base form
Either take them to your nearest consulate office in person or mail your application.

Quotes about mail


1. Strange as it may seem, I still hope for the best, even though the best, like an interesting piece of mail, so rarely arrives, and even when it does it can be lost so easily.
- Lemony Snicket, The Beatrice Letters

2. Your mail could've waited."Daemon followed me into the kitchen. "What is it? Just books?"Grabbing the OJ from the fridge, I sighed. People who didn't heart books didn't understand.
- Jennifer L. Armentrout, Onyx

3. They heard the click of the mail slot and flop of letters on the doormat. "Get the mail, Dudley,"said Uncle Vernon from behind his paper. "Make Harry get it.""Get the mail, Harry.""Make Dudley get it.""Poke him with your Smelting stick, Dudley.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

2. mail-cheeked

adjective. having bony plates on the sides of the head.

Synonyms

  • armored

Antonyms

  • unequipped
  • scaleless

3. junk_e-mail

noun. unwanted e-mail (usually of a commercial nature sent out in bulk).

Synonyms

  • email
  • spam
  • e-mail

4. mail-order_buying

noun. buying goods to be shipped through the mail.

Synonyms

  • catalog buying
  • purchasing

5. 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)

6. 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)

7. 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)

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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