HyperDic: letter_box

English > 3 senses of the expression letter box:
NOUNartifactletter box, Post-Office box, PO Box, POB, call boxa numbered compartment in a post office where mail / mail is put to be called for
artifactletter box, postbox, mailboxpublic box for deposit of mail / mail
artifactletter box, mailboxa private box for delivery of mail
English > letter box: 3 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA numbered compartment in a post office where mail / mail is put to be called for.
SynonymsPost-Office box, PO Box, POB, call box
BroadercompartmentA space into which an area is subdivided
Spanishapartado de correos, apartado, buzón
Catalanapartat de correus, apartat, bústia
English > letter box: 3 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningpublic box for deposit of mail / mail.
Synonymspostbox, mailbox
Narrowerpillar boxA red pillar-shaped letter box
BroadermaildropA drop where mail / mail can be deposited
Spanishbuzón
Catalanbústia
English > letter box: 3 senses > noun 3, artifact
MeaningA private box for delivery of mail.
Synonymmailbox
BroaderboxA (usually rectangular) container
Spanishbuzón, casilla
Catalanbústia

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