Associations to the word «Poster»


POSTER, noun. One who posts a message.
POSTER, noun. One who posts, or travels expeditiously; a courier.
POSTER, noun. (dated) A posthorse.
POSTER, noun. An advertisement to be posted on a pole, wall etc. to advertise something.
POSTER, noun. A picture of a celebrity, an event etc., intended to be attached to a wall.
POSTER, noun. (ice hockey) (slang) A shot which only hits a goal post without going in
POSTER, verb. (transitive) To decorate with posters.
POSTER, noun. A posthorse.
POSTER, noun. (archaic) A swift traveler.
POSTER BOY, noun. (idiomatic) A male poster child.
POSTER CHILD, noun. (idiomatic) One who is a prototypical or quintessential example of something.
POSTER CHILDREN, noun. Plural of poster child
POSTER GIRL, noun. (idiomatic) A female poster child.
POSTER PAINT, noun. A tempera paint, often with a type of gum-water or glue size as its binder, and sometimes supplied in powdered form.
POSTER PAINTS, noun. Plural of poster paint

Dictionary definition

POSTER, noun. A sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions".
POSTER, noun. Someone who pastes up bills or placards on walls or billboards.
POSTER, noun. A horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers.

Wise words

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Noam Chomsky