mail carrier


a person, usually employed by the post office, who delivers mail.

Nearby words

  1. maiko,
  2. maikop,
  3. mail,
  4. mail bomb,
  5. mail car,
  6. mail drop,
  7. mail flag,
  8. mail merging,
  9. mail order,
  10. mail-cheeked

Origin of mail carrier

An Americanism dating back to 1780–90

Also called letter carrier, postal carrier. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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