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Meaning of POSTER

Pronunciation:  'powstur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers
  2. [n]  a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement; "a poster advertised the coming attractions"
  3. [n]  someone who pastes up bills or placards on walls or billboards

POSTER is a 6 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: bill, bill poster, bill sticker, card, notice, placard, post horse, posting
 See Also: Equus caballus, flash card, flashcard, horse, show bill, show card, sign, theatrical poster, worker



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Post"er\, n.
    1. A large bill or placard intended to be posted in public
    2. One who posts bills; a billposter.
  2. \Post"er\, n.
    1. One who posts, or travels expeditiously; a courier.
       ``Posters of the sea and land.'' --Shak.
    2. A post horse. ``Posters at full gallop.'' --C. Lever.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: advertisement, affiche, announcement, banner, bill, billboard, broadside, carrier, carrier pigeon, circular, flier, handbill, homer, homing pigeon, mail car, mail coach, mail packet, mail train, mail truck, mailer, mailplane, notice, packet boat, pigeon post, placard, post boat, post car, post coach, post-horse, post-office car, railway mail car, sign, signboard