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verb post pronunciation in British English /pəʊst/
Word Forms
present tense
present participleposting
past tenseposted
past participleposted
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    post up

    [transitive] to put information or a message where the public can see it, for example on a wall

    The menu and prices are posted outside the door.

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      [intransitive/transitive] computing to put writing or images online where other people can see them

      New job openings are posted every day on their website.

      I’ve been wanting to post about this for a while now.

      The Navy posted a video on YouTube showing preparations for the storm.

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    [transitive] to send someone to a place to guard it or to watch who arrives and leaves

    Extra guards were posted at the border crossing.

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