mail carrier

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mail carrier

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


n.
a person employed to deliver mail.
[1780–90]
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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
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Translations

mail carrier

n (Am) → postino/a, portalettere m/f inv
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References in classic literature ?
He turned at the head of the steps to meet the letter-carrier on his afternoon round.
In the evening the postman or letter-carrier arrived.
The letter-carrier food drive is done as a volunteer effort by local letter carriers on top of their normal duties.