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See definition of mailman on Dictionary.com
  • as inletter carrier
  • as inmail carrier

synonyms for mailman

  • postman
  • bicycle messenger
  • courier
  • mailperson
  • mailwoman
  • postal carrier
  • postwoman
  • special messenger
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How to use mailman in a sentence

Going back to the mailman analogy, a single protein can have multiple “mail routes,” depending on the status of a cell.
MOONSHOT PROJECT AIMS TO UNDERSTAND AND BEAT CANCER USING PROTEIN MAPSSHELLY FANOCTOBER 5, 2021SINGULARITY HUB 
If a cell is a neighborhood, these proteins are mailmen, shuttling messages back and forth.
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He has been our mailman for years, but his workday and mine overlapped and I rarely saw him.
THE PANDEMIC HAS BEEN TOUGH FOR EXTROVERTS. HERE'S HOW I MANAGED TO MAKE FRIENDS ANYWAYBELINDA LUSCOMBEAPRIL 20, 2021TIME
As one veteran of the Swiss banking giant tells Fortune, “If you had worked for UBS in those days, the mailman would grumble at you.”
FROM BAILOUT DEBACLE TO GLOBAL DOMINANCE: INSIDE THE TURNAROUND AT UBSBERNHARD WARNERSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
About 1910, however, a mailman was provided by the post office, though he still worked under the charge of the Chief Librarian.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIANJ. O. WILSON AND GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
I am very glad I wish Edward was here, but the mailman may bring me a letter from him this morning.
TOM GERRARDLOUIS BECKE
I knew that in all probability we should have no visitors for ten or eleven days until the mailman came.
MISSING FRIENDSTHORVALD WEITEMEYER
“Here the mailman comes at last,” she sighed in relief, as she saw the man turn in at the house next door.
DORIS FORCE AT LOCKED GATESJULIA K. DUNCAN
"'Tis Her Majesty's mail, b'y," Billy could hear the mailman say.
THE ADVENTURES OF BILLY TOPSAILNORMAN DUNCAN
Most days in the winter, the only car to come by was the mailman.
THE BIOGRAPHY OF A RABBITROY BENSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO MAILMAN

  • bicycle messenger
  • courier
  • mailman
  • mailperson
  • mailwoman
  • postal carrier
  • postman
  • postwoman
  • special messenger
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.