- mail-order house,
- mailed fist
Origin of mailbox
Examples from the Web for mailbox
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.
Penny had noted that the key was taken from a mailbox which bore the number, 381.Danger at the Drawbridge|Mildred A. Wirt
He had just been to his mailbox, and had a morning paper in his hand.Astounding Stories, March, 1931|Various
Mistakes such as taking a little letter out of their father's mailbox.The Fourth R|George Oliver Smith
"I'm going out to the mailbox, Mother," she called, as she passed the living-room door.Marjorie Dean High School Freshman|Pauline Lester
He drove on down the road a little further, then slowed even more as they came to a mailbox and a dirt driveway.Baartock|Lewis Roth
- 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