Definition of "post" []

  • A long piece of wood or other material set upright into the ground to serve as a marker or support. (noun)
  • A similar vertical support or structure, as: (noun)
  • A support for a beam in the framework of a building. (noun)
  • A terminal of a battery. (noun)
  • Sports A goal post. (noun)
  • A length of wood, metal, etc, fixed upright in the ground to serve as a support, marker, point of attachment, etc (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Either of two upright poles marking the beginning (starting post) and end (winning post) of a racecourse (noun)
  • The finish of a horse race (noun)
  • Any of the main upright supports of a piece of furniture, such as a four-poster bed (noun)
  • To fasten or put up (a notice) in a public place (verb)
  • To announce by means of or as if by means of a poster (verb)
  • To publish (a name) on a list (verb) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "post" in a sentence
  • "-- [[User: Lightdifference | Lightdifference]] 23: 28, 11 December 2008 (UTC) $post is necessary because $post - > comment_status of the parent post can be wrong after running the inner loop (I'm running that code from a shortcode)."
  • "How would I change get_permalink ($post - > ID); to not get the permalink but the content of the post?"
  • "*** This post is dedicated to Patti who kindly pointed out that she was getting a little tired of the Adirondack chairs post***"