Associations to the word «Postage»


POSTAGE, noun. The charge for posting an item.
POSTAGE, noun. The postage stamp, or similar token, affixed to an item of post as evidence of payment.
POSTAGE METER, noun. A machine used to print prepaid labels onto pieces of mail, and to record total postage charges.
POSTAGE METERS, noun. Plural of postage meter
POSTAGE STAMP, noun. A small piece of printed paper stuck on an item to be mailed, indicating that postage has been paid.
POSTAGE STAMP, noun. (figuratively) (colloquial) A very small area.
POSTAGE STAMPS, noun. Plural of postage stamp

Dictionary definition

POSTAGE, noun. The charge for mailing something.
POSTAGE, noun. A small adhesive token stuck on a letter or package to indicate that that postal fees have been paid.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats