Main definitions of unposted in English

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unposted1

Pronunciation /(ˌ)ʌnˈpəʊstɪd/

adjective

rare
  • Not advertised or made public. Later also specifically: not made available online.

    Now chiefly North American outside the specific use. On the overlap between the specific use and
    unposted
    , see note at "post".

Origin

Mid 17th century. From un- + posted.

Main definitions of unposted in English

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unposted2

Pronunciation /(ˌ)ʌnˈpəʊstɪd/

adjective

  • Of a letter, package, etc.: not put in the post; not sent by post.

    Uncommon in North American English.

Origin

Late 17th century (in an earlier sense). From un- + posted.

Main definitions of unposted in English

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unposted3

Pronunciation /(ˌ)ʌnˈpəʊstɪd/

adjective

Military
  • Not placed or stationed; not appointed to a particular post.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Ash (1724–1779), lexicographer and grammarian. From un- + posted.