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

: unposted1unposted2unposted3

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

: unposted1unposted2unposted3

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.

Pronunciation

unposted

/(ˌ)ʌnˈpəʊstɪd/