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Wordnet 3.0


1. publicly announced;
- Example: "the posted speed limit"

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Post \Post\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Posted; p. pr. & vb. n. Posting.] 1. To attach to a post, a wall, or other usual place of affixing public notices; to placard; as, to post a notice; to post playbills. [1913 Webster] Note: Formerly, a large post was erected before the sheriff's office, or in some public place, upon which legal notices were displayed. This way of advertisement has not entirely gone of use. [1913 Webster] 2. To hold up to public blame or reproach; to advertise opprobriously; to denounce by public proclamation; as, to post one for cowardice. [1913 Webster] On pain of being posted to your sorrow Fail not, at four, to meet me. --Granville. [1913 Webster] 3. To enter (a name) on a list, as for service, promotion, or the like. [1913 Webster] 4. To assign to a station; to set; to place; as, to post a sentinel. "It might be to obtain a ship for a lieutenant, . . . or to get him posted." --De Quincey. [1913 Webster] 5. (Bookkeeping) To carry, as an account, from the journal to the ledger; as, to post an account; to transfer, as accounts, to the ledger. [1913 Webster] You have not posted your books these ten years. --Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster] 6. To place in the care of the post; to mail; as, to post a letter. [1913 Webster] 7. To inform; to give the news to; to make (one) acquainted with the details of a subject; -- often with up. [1913 Webster] Thoroughly posted up in the politics and literature of the day. --Lond. Sat. Rev. [1913 Webster] To post off, to put off; to delay. [Obs.] "Why did I, venturously, post off so great a business?" --Baxter. To post over, to hurry over. [Obs.] --Fuller. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

posted adj 1: publicly announced; "the posted speed limit"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

64 Moby Thesaurus words for "posted": abreast of, as earnest, assigned, at stake, au courant, booked, briefed, deployed, deposited, documented, down, educated, embosomed, emplaced, enlightened, enrolled, ensconced, entered, established, filed, fixed, in hock, in pawn, indexed, informed, inscribed, installed, instructed, legal, located, logged, minuted, of record, official, on deposit, on file, on record, on the books, pawned, placed, planted, pledged, positioned, primed, put up, recorded, registered, schooled, seated, set, settled, situate, situated, spotted, staked, stationed, taught, trained, up on, up the spout, up-to-date, versed, well-versed, written down