billposter

[ bil-poh-ster ]
/ ˈbɪlˌpoʊ stər /
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noun

a person who posts bills and advertisements.

Nearby words

  1. billman,
  2. billon,
  3. billow,
  4. billow cloud,
  5. billowy,
  6. billroth's operation i,
  7. billroth's operation ii,
  8. billsticker,
  9. billy,
  10. billy budd

Origin of billposter

First recorded in 1860–65; bill1 + poster1

Also called bill·stick·er [bil-stik-er] /ˈbɪlˌstɪk ər/.

Related formsbill·post·ing, bill·stick·ing, noun

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Examples from the Web for billposter

  • Not yet, but she will soon be here—Do you know what is behind that door, Billposter?

    Plays--First Series|August Strindberg


British Dictionary definitions for billposter

billposter

billsticker

/ (ˈbɪlˌpəʊstə) /

noun

a person who is employed to stick advertising posters to walls, fences, etc
Derived Formsbillposting or billsticking, noun

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