Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) post, station (the position where someone (as a guard or sentry) stands or is assigned to stand) "a soldier manned the entrance post"; "a sentry station"
- S: (n) military post, post (military installation at which a body of troops is stationed) "this military post provides an important source of income for the town nearby"; "there is an officer's club on the post"
- S: (n) position, post, berth, office, spot, billet, place, situation (a job in an organization) "he occupied a post in the treasury"
- S: (n) post (an upright consisting of a piece of timber or metal fixed firmly in an upright position) "he set a row of posts in the ground and strung barbwire between them"
- S: (n) Post, Wiley Post (United States aviator who in 1933 made the first solo flight around the world (1899-1935))
- S: (n) Post, Emily Post, Emily Price Post (United States female author who wrote a book and a syndicated newspaper column on etiquette (1872-1960))
- S: (n) Post, C. W. Post, Charles William Post (United States manufacturer of breakfast cereals and Postum (1854-1914))
- S: (n) mail, post (any particular collection of letters or packages that is delivered) "your mail is on the table"; "is there any post for me?"; "she was opening her post"
- S: (n) post, stake (a pole or stake set up to mark something (as the start or end of a race track)) "a pair of posts marked the goal"; "the corner of the lot was indicated by a stake"
- S: (n) mail, mail service, postal service, post (the system whereby messages are transmitted via the post office) "the mail handles billions of items every day"; "he works for the United States mail service"; "in England they call mail `the post'"
- S: (n) post (the delivery and collection of letters and packages) "it came by the first post"; "if you hurry you'll catch the post"
- S: (v) post (affix in a public place or for public notice) "post a warning"
- S: (v) post (publicize with, or as if with, a poster) "I'll post the news on the bulletin board"
- S: (v) post (assign to a post; put into a post) "The newspaper posted him in Timbuktu"
- S: (v) station, post, send, place (assign to a station)
- S: (v) post (display, as of records in sports games)
- S: (v) post (enter on a public list)
- S: (v) post, carry (transfer (entries) from one account book to another)
- S: (v) post (ride Western style and bob up and down in the saddle in rhythm with a horse's trotting gait)
- domain category
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (v) ride horseback (ride on horseback)
- S: (v) ride, sit (sit and travel on the back of animal, usually while controlling its motions) "She never sat a horse!"; "Did you ever ride a camel?"; "The girl liked to drive the young mare"
- S: (v) travel, go, move, locomote (change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically) "How fast does your new car go?"; "We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus"; "The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect"; "The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell"; "news travelled fast"
- sentence frame
- S: (v) stake, post (mark with a stake) "stake out the path"
- S: (v) post, put up (place so as to be noticed) "post a sign"; "post a warning at the dump"
- S: (v) mail, post, send (cause to be directed or transmitted to another place) "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written"
- S: (v) post, brand (mark or expose as infamous) "She was branded a loose woman"