transitive verb

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    • 1.1(announce)

      (meeting/reward) anunciar
      to post sb missing dar a algn por desaparecido
      • However, earnings forecasts may be lifted a little as the interim results it posted today where above expectations.
      • The online bank posted its results for 2002 on Monday and revealed that it is planning to spend £5m on researching the US market in the first half of this year.
      • A similar deficit is likely to be posted for this financial year.
      • The JSE-listed financial services group this week posted its interim results for the six months just ended.
      • In recent weeks, the mortgage lender has given back some of its gains, after it posted an exceptional half-year set of results.
      • The provider has posted improved financial results for the first half of the year thanks to the uptake of broadband services throughout Europe.
      • Breweries posted better than expected results
      • Profits have grown appreciably over the last four years, and today they posted a 5% rise in interim profits to £1.9m.
      • The logistics firm posts interim results and offered a mixed picture of what they are likely to be at its last trading statement.
      • They probably would have posted some unrealized stock losses in the second quarter.
      • The company posted respectable results for the year ended 31 March, 2005 but is still struggling to get its Japanese division back on track.
      • Its sister company also posted its results for the year ended March 31.
      • He said the company had performed well in the last financial year and will post strong results.
      • In the classroom, the finance major posted a 3.77 grade point average and was honored as the recipient of the SEC's Postgraduate Award.
      • Only one in five of the major global pharmaceutical companies posting results last week was able to announce an increase in profits.
      • The company is in a good financial state and has posted positive financial results.
      • As demand continues to accelerate in coming months, earnings will post even stronger results.
      • Shares in the company have jumped 3% after it posted annual results ahead of expectations.

    • 1.2

      (list/notice) poner
      (list/notice) fijar
      [ S ]post no bills prohibido fijar carteles / anuncios

    • 1.3(on the Internet)

      postear
      posted by Nick Davis posteado por Nick Davis
      • An updated list of the questions and answers also will be posted online for all members to view.
      • A clip of his speech was posted to the website of KSN-TV.
      • A bug in recent weeks has meant that updates aren't being speedily posted to the site.
      • The online announcements need to be posted where they'll be seen.
      • A detailed list of the missing maps has been posted on the library's website to help recover the lost materials.
      • New information is posted on the Internet twice a month during the growing season and less frequently during winter.
      • New articles are posted on the web site every day.
      • To motivate himself he even took a picture every day and posted it on his web site.
      • People can post details of upcoming events using the on-line form, and subscribe to e-mail lists for updates.
      • If confidential information is posted, you need to minimize the damage and quickly resolve the issue.
      • We'll post a link to the PDF as soon as it is available.
      • The primary evidence was posted on the Internet.
      • The virus is under analysis, more information will be posted later.
      • I'll post a link to the full parliamentary report when I track it down.
      • Sarah posted the pic to her Facebook page.
      • You can post messages to the site, but we won't allow anyone to post their email address, or mobile phone number, which people try and do a lot.
      • The first part of this article was posted on Monday, April 15.
      • If we remember to take a camera, maybe I'll post some pictures.
      • Video takes a lot longer to produce than photos, but I think I am going to try and start posting video clips on a more frequent basis.
      • The problem seems to be posting the results to a public website.

    • 1.4(in ledger)

      (receipts/sales) anotar
      • When the payment was posted to the accounts it was in debit, as there was no corresponding asset.
      • Those transactions that were settled immediately with cash were not posted to the account book, since no indebtedness existed.

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    • 2.1Business

      registrar
      the company posted losses of two million dollars la compañía registró pérdidas de dos millones de dólares

    • 2.2US

      Sport (score/time) registrar
      Sport (time/score) obtener


transitive verb

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    (parcel/letter) (mail) echar al correo British
    (parcel/letter) (drop in postbox) echar al buzón
    could you post this off by tomorrow? ¿podrías echar esto al correo antes de mañana?
    • to post sth to sb mandarle / enviarle algo a algn (por correo)
    • I posted it to him last week se lo mandé la semana pasada
    • The advent of e-mails has vastly decreased the number of letters being posted through a post box, and internet banking has also probably had an impact on the PO service.
    • By the General's orders, officers are going to read every letter that is posted, so I must be very careful what I write to you.
    • However, he said that, despite the return address in Pakistan, the letter had been posted in Germany.
    • And put out the letter that must be posted where it'll be seen.
    • I walked out of the house to post a letter - the postbox is less than 100 yards away - and left the door open.
    • In the early years there were no postal boxes and people wanting to post a letter had to go to their nearest postage stamp shop.
    • On Wednesday, May 5, my daughter went to the Post Office and posted a parcel, first class, for my sister's birthday which was on May 7.
    • Confusingly, second class mail sent to Bath arrived on Saturday, two days before a first class letter which was posted the same day.
    • My letter was posted in the main post office in Sligo, the capital town of the North West and recently designated gateway growth centre.
    • He signed the letter which was posted at the Valley Road sorting office at midnight.
    • These letters had all been posted in Kilkelly and as he poured through them he was overcome with the emotion which re-united him in an extraordinary way with the land of his forebears.
    • They are particularly keen to speak to a person seen on the film posting a letter in a pillar box.
    • So I had to walk to the post office and post my letter.
    • Even fax machines - or in artists' studios, anyway - were still a rarity at the beginning of the decade, and a letter would be posted back, expressing interest.
    • If the letter had been posted it would presumably have arrived either on Saturday the 28th or Monday the 30th.
    • Printing and posting 500 direct mail letters takes time and money.
    • Letters must be posted before 4.15 pm for collection on the day and registered on swift post must be in the office for 3.45 pm.
    • I walked the 200 metres from my house to the village post box to post a letter.
    • For example, the cost of sending an email is generally cheaper than posting a letter in the mail, especially for people wishing to communicate internationally.
    • Before computers, I used to post one letter a week, which would take me maybe half an hour to write, and it would arrive in a couple of days.

transitive verb

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    (position)
    (soldier/policeman) apostar
    • The sentries posted at the police stations have been asked to be more polite and friendly so that complainants do not hesitate from coming to the police stations.
    • My husband has been serving in the Forces for fifteen years, and he was posted here in Great Village last July.
    • Went back to China in 1999 to see how China's changed since she was posted there and do this book.
    • Extra police officers are being posted at polling booths and on patrol duties, and France has tightened controls along its border with Spain.
    • In 1987 he was posted to the Metropolitan Police Fraud Squad.
    • My father was a government servant and we were posted in villages and small towns.
    • This will mean a reduction in allowances in the future, but the 23 members currently posted there will not be affected.
    • They include consistency wherever a member is posted and a single point of contact for standardised, simplified, quicker, service.
    • Soldiers were posted as guards all around the camp.
    • And when he was posted elsewhere and I didn't hear from him again, although it was not unexpected, it sealed my fate.
    • Alexander is currently posted in Moscow, his second appointment to Russia.
    • Whilst posted ashore I have not been able to park my car in the car park during working hours, however was able to utilise this facility after hours and on weekends.
    • Sentries were posted at each entrance and under orders to not permit any to pass.
    • New members will be posted as soon as they are named.
    • I was posted in the Middle East to join the 5th Indian Division at El Alamein.
    • Finally, in 1961, the couple moved to Antigonish, where Russell was posted by the United Church.
    • In view of the explosive situation, a posse of policemen has been posted in the village.
    • He was posted in Spain at that time and he helped many Spaniards from escaping.
    • Soldiers will be posted between the battalions, which implies some sort of merger between regiments.
    • Actually his affair with East Asia started in 1977 when he was posted at the Czechoslovakian embassy in Hanoi as cultural and press attaché for two years.
    • From February 1996 to January 1997 he was posted abroad.
    • He was also posted in Burma during his tenure there.
    • Embassy staff members, including 70 posted from Canada, were not scared by the incident, the spokesman said.
    • Busy winding up his stay and work in Delhi where he was posted for the past three years, Adam isn't leaving the country without experiencing the few mandatory chills and thrills of the profession.
    • A single police constable posted at the multiplex watched helplessly as the mob struck.
    • Now, after working her fingers to the bone on the EU's behalf, those ungrateful swine in Brussels have decided to punish her yet further by posting her to Paris for the next two years.
    • He was posted directly to RAF Lyneham to join the Hercules fleet.
    • He was posted to Malmesbury police station in 2002.
    • Then we were posted straight to Germany and I was there a few months before I was demobbed in 1947.
    • The base commander and all of the normal troopers that were posted at Ambine are dead too.
    • Applicants must be Army members posted to a Victorian unit, or a unit in Wagga Wagga or Canberra.
    • She was happy when she was posted in Tamil Nadu.
    • Gorcpore in West India was where he was finally posted.
    • After orientation courses in Dublin and Hong Kong I was posted, along with a number of other Irish TEFL teachers, to the university that had decided to offer me the job.
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    (send)
    (diplomat/employee) destinar
    (diplomat/employee) mandar
    he was posted abroad lo destinaron / mandaron al extranjero