A picture of a celebrity, an event etc., intended to be attached to a wall.
‘He has posters of his favorite band, sports teams and holiday resorts up.’;
A rectangular piece of thick paper or thin cardboard intended to be written on and mailed without an envelope. In the case of a picture postcard one side carries a picture or photograph.
An advertisement to be posted on a pole, wall etc. to advertise something.
‘I saw a poster for the film on the side of a bus.’;
(transitive) To send a postcard to.
‘to postcard one's friends’;
(internet) One who posts a message.
‘Some posters left the online message board after the squabble.’;
(transitive) To send by means of a postcard.
‘to postcard one's news’;
A shot that hits a goalpost instead of passing into the goal.
‘We got three posters in the third and lost.’;
a card for sending messages by post without an envelope
(dated) A posthorse.
A postcard or post card is a piece of thick paper or thin cardboard, typically rectangular, intended for writing and mailing without an envelope. Non-rectangular shapes may also be used but are rare.
(archaic) A swift traveller; a courier.
(transitive) To decorate with posters.
‘to poster the walls of a bedroom’;
A large bill or placard intended to be posted in public places.
One who posts bills; a billposter.
One who posts, or travels expeditiously; a courier.
A post horse.
a sign posted in a public place as an advertisement;
‘a poster advertised the coming attractions’;
someone who pastes up bills or placards on walls or billboards
a horse kept at an inn or post house for use by mail carriers or for rent to travelers
A poster is a temporary promotion of an idea, product, or event put up in a public space for mass consumption. Typically, posters include both textual and graphic elements, although a poster may be either wholly graphical or wholly text.