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Synonyms for postman

a man who delivers the mail

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The evening is too far gone," said the postman, "and I do not care about cutting short the story of a victory.
I remember so well one day, when the rain was pouring down in torrents, the scavengers were before the house where I was in service, and I had come up with the dust, and remained standing at the door--it was dreadful weather--when just as I was there, the postman came and gave me a letter.
He took three quick strides forward, and put his hand on the shoulder of an ordinary passing postman who had bustled by them unnoticed under the shade of the trees.
The postman, instead of turning naturally, had ducked and tumbled against the garden fence.
It clawed the elevator-boy, bit a postman, held up the traffic for miles, and was finally shot by a policeman.
The tall man, growing very impatient, then relieved him, and kept on perpetually knocking double- knocks of two loud knocks each, like an insane postman.
Of all messages and inquiries, Kit was, in right of his position, the bearer; thus it came about that, while the single gentleman remained indisposed, Kit turned into Bevis Marks every morning with nearly as much regularity as the General Postman.
Mr McCartney highlighted the attack on Huddersfield postman Jason Lee who was left with horrific scars after a bull mastiff pinned him to the ground and bit "chunks" out of his arm.
IN the current days of concern about security, with the necessity to have passwords and the ability to recall the method of access to the items at risk, I wonder what the postman thought, in the incident my friend John Barker related to me.
Postal Services department provides 2 litre petrol daily to every postman and like wise delivery agents deployed on the duty of delivering UMS are also entitled to 2 litre petrol daily, 60 litters petrol per month and 720 litter petrol per year.
One victim, postman Scott Barrett, said he was now wary of dogs after being bitten by a Staordshire Bull Terrier in Wolverhampton last year.
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Now, almost a decade after Wood's death, postman Pat Clifton finally delivers the village of Greendale to the silver screen.
Being Postman Pat is cooler than being James Bond, insists new Postman Pat star Stephen Mangan.