mail carrier

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mail carrier

n.
A person, especially a postal worker, who delivers mail. Also called letter carrier.

mail′ car`rier


n.
a person employed to deliver mail.
[1780–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mail carrier - a man who delivers the mailmail carrier - a man who delivers the mail    
delivery boy, deliveryman, deliverer - someone employed to make deliveries
Translations

mail carrier

n (Am) → postino/a, portalettere m/f inv
References in classic literature ?
Alexander Spencer today--the mail-man brought it from the station-- saying they were coming on the five-thirty train tonight.
He takes a group of eight including a big-talking Texan Beck Weathers (Josh Brolin), a mail-man Doug Hansen (Jon Hawkes) and Yasuko Namba (Naoko Mori), who had previously climbed six of the Seven Summits and was attempting to become the oldest woman to summit Everest.
It didn't used to be quite so infuriating because chances were, you would be at home when the mail-man knocked.