Definition of mailbox
Words nearby mailbox
How to use mailbox in a sentence
It’s the first thing I reach for when I get home from climbing or skiing—it’s even warm enough for a quick dash to the mailbox or to a local restaurant to pick up dinner.
One Friday night, Gail was trying to get some clarity on all the bills, which kept arriving in her mailbox.For Years, JaMarcus Crews Tried to Get a New Kidney, but Corporate Healthcare Stood in the Way|by Lizzie Presser|December 15, 2020|ProPublica
Appraisers and investigators found the Kealohas had lied about the type of mailbox they owned and falsely claimed one of higher value in an apparent effort to crack the $300 threshold for felony theft charges.A prosecutor and police chief were adored in their community. Then their scheme unraveled.|Kim Bellware|December 3, 2020|Washington Post
Two years ago he found a notice in his mailbox about improvements to the buildings.Podcast: Facial recognition is quietly being used to control access to housing and social services|Tate Ryan-Mosley|December 2, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Now any payment sent to that mailbox will be returned to the sender.Looming end to student loan payment moratorium raises fears among defaulted borrowers|Danielle Douglas-Gabriel|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
How do you deal with the flurry of invitations and requests that fills your mailbox—especially when you are notoriously reclusive?
Mailbox enables me to keep up with the constant barrage of email, making sure that nothing goes unseen.Matt Galligan, Co-founder and CEO of Circa, Shares His Home Screen’s Apps|Matt Galligan|February 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And when I opened up her mailbox—before me stood hundreds of fraudulent charges.Woman Finds Mysterious Charges on Her iTunes Bill: A Modern Whodunit!|Nancy Neufeld Callaway|January 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Ferracci has said his name is on the mailbox only because his children, who live with their mother, share his name.
This is the key to the mailbox which is located in the main post office in the city on Ervay Street.
A man went down from his house to the road where his mailbox was nailed to a redwood post.A California Girl|Edward Eldridge
As Penny reached for the door knob, her glance fell upon a long, narrow envelope which protruded from the tin mailbox.Ghost Beyond the Gate|Mildred A. Wirt
He did turn, the next time a lightning flash showed him a turn-off beside a rural free delivery mailbox.Operation Terror|William Fitzgerald Jenkins
Drop a letter in the mailbox, and the next morning it would be turned over to Commissioner Arliss' office.Police Your Planet|Lester del Rey
He dropped a cardboard cylinder into Mr. Clifford Brown's mailbox and began to sort out my letters.The Thing from the Lake|Eleanor M. Ingram
British Dictionary definitions for mailbox
- a slot, usually covered with a hinged flap, through which letters, etc are delivered to a building
- a private box into which letters, etc, are deliveredAlso called (in Britain and certain other countries): letter box