posting


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post·ing

 (pōs′tĭng)
n.
1. Something posted, as for public viewing.
2. An electronic message sent to and displayed on an online forum.

posting

(ˈpəʊstɪŋ)
n
(Wrestling) a wrestling attack in which the opponent is hurled at the post in one of the corners of the ring

posting

(ˈpəʊstɪŋ)
n
1. an appointment to a position or post, usually in another town or country
2. (Telecommunications) an electronic mail message sent to a bulletin board, website, etc, and intended for access by every user

post•ing

(ˈpoʊ stɪŋ)

n.
1. the act or process of entering data in an accounts ledger.
2. the record in a ledger after such entry.
[1665–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.posting - a sign posted in a public place as an advertisementposting - a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
sign - a public display of a message; "he posted signs in all the shop windows"
show bill, show card, theatrical poster - a poster advertising a show or play
flash card, flashcard - a card with words or numbers or pictures that is flashed to a class by the teacher
2.posting - (bookkeeping) a listing on the company's records; "the posting was made in the cash account"
bookkeeping, clerking - the activity of recording business transactions
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
3.posting - the transmission of a letterposting - the transmission of a letter; "the postmark indicates the time of mailing"
transmission, transmittal, transmitting - the act of sending a message; causing a message to be transmitted

posting

noun
An item inserted, as in a diary, register, or reference book:
Translations

posting

[ˈpəʊstɪŋ] N
1. (Brit) (Mil etc) → destino m
2. (Fin) → asiento m, traspaso m al libro mayor

posting

[ˈpəʊstɪŋ] n (British) (by employer)affectation f
a overseas posting → un poste à l'étranger

posting

1
n (= transfer, assignment)Versetzung f; (Mil also) → Abkommandierung f; he’s got a new postinger ist wieder versetzt/abkommandiert worden; I’ve been given an overseas posting to Japanich bin auf einen Auslandsposten nach Japan versetzt worden

posting

2
n (on Internet forum) → Posting nt

posting

[ˈpəʊstɪŋ] n (Brit) → incarico
References in classic literature ?
I noticed that she had sometimes other letters to post, but that the posting of the one only was a process.
and when one day she walked down Pall Mall without gradually posting a letter I was most indignant.
With my hat on I strolled to the smoking-room window, and was just in time to see him posting my letter across the way.
PESHAWAR -- Peshawar Electricity Supply Company (PESCO) has issued transfer and posting orders of SDOs here on Friday.
Blogs are rapidly growing in popularity in the United States with nearly 12 million American adults posting to blogs and with nearly 57 million American adults reading blogs regularly (Kajder, Bull, and Van Noy 2004; Richardson 2005; EDUCAUSE Learning Initiative 2005; Marsan 2006).
The nearest one will be in Gateshead or Blaydon and for an old person or a mother with young children that will mean a bus journey to do simple things like posting a letter.
One of the major keys in posting up is using the feet to establish position.
If newsgroups don't belong to anyone, who starts them and who makes sure that, for example, dalmatian owners don't start posting messages in the poodles group?
Many instructors now use their course websites to augment or facilitate face-to-face lectures--posting PowerPoint slides, making announcements, posting tests or quizzes, or opening discussion boards for student-to-student interaction.
Freed from the necessity to produce an instant reply, students may have been more likely to analyze the prior posted comments and to reflect on their proposed response before posting it to the discussion board.
The first posting cited a fabricated company news release supposedly issued by Business Wire, a news distribution service, and falsely alleged that SPAR was expecting a large monetary award.