express-mail

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v express-mail send by express mail or courier "Express-mail the documents immediately"
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Usage

In literature:

Two years later, the overland mail commenced its journeys and the celebrated pony express followed in 1860.
"My Native Land" by James Cox
Sam's life was short in Texas; three robberies did he do, He robbed all the passenger, mail, and express cars too.
"Cowboy Songs" by Various
Ivan, solitary midnight passenger, was put on board, together with the mail-bags and registered express.
"The Genius" by Margaret Horton Potter
Price of either Belt with Magnetic Insoles, $10, sent by express C. O. D., and examination allowed, or by mail on receipt of price.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 3, January 19, 1884." by Various
These papers I sent to Porter by express, directing him to mail them.
"The Expressman and the Detective" by Allan Pinkerton
If the Prince had the missing part he would do one of three things: hold onto it until he left; mail it; or express it to St. Petersburg.
"Prince or Chauffeur?" by Lawrence Perry
The first section of the Overland West Bound carrying the mail and express was flagged and brought to a stop.
"The Story of the First Trans-Continental Railroad" by W. F. Bailey
In that I complained of your silence, and expressed my surprise that three mails should have arrived without bringing a line for me.
"Posthumous Works" by Mary Wollstonecraft
The stage had been backed up, a hostler in the driver's seat, and the mail and express were being loaded.
"Laramie Holds the Range" by Frank H. Spearman
There was no mail service, and no express office nearer than Salt Lake.
"The Story of the Outlaw" by Emerson Hough
When we were behind time and the mail was light or there was money going out, we ran Lakota through as a pony express.
"Land of the Burnt Thigh" by Edith Eudora Kohl
One lovely June day we sailed into Plymouth, there to land mail and such passengers as wanted to take the express to London.
"Bidwell's Travels, from Wall Street to London Prison" by Austin Biron Bidwell
The speed (it being the crack express ship for the India mail) very high; also the running through all the narrow rocky channels.
"The Letters of Charles Dickens" by Charles Dickens
But even these beautiful expressions did n't save him from the "Evening Mail"!
"The Dodd Family Abroad, Vol. I.(of II)" by Charles James Lever
Mr. Ramirez recognised the express and mail for the Sacramento boat.
"Gabriel Conroy" by Bert Harte
But at mail time Madge Steele burst into the dormitory "charged to the muzzle," as The Fox expressed it, with a new topic of conversation.
"Ruth Fielding At Sunrise Farm" by Alice B. Emerson
There's only a private express out of here, for mail, and it's doing a great business.
"The Pike's Peak Rush" by Edwin L. Sabin
There are no mails in the Indian country and I shall have to employ expresses when I desire to send on letters.
"The American Indian as Slaveholder and Seccessionist" by Annie Heloise Abel
The inward mails, as soon as they reached the port of arrival, were forwarded to London by express.
"The History of the Post Office" by Herbert Joyce
Goods sent by Express will be C. O. D. Where plates are small they may be sent by Mail upon receipt of price and postage.
"Scientific American, Vol. XXXVII.--No. 2. [New Series.], July 14, 1877" by Various
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In poetry:

Up Mail an' doon Express may pass
Wi' roar, an' shriek, an' rattle,
An' smoke an' steam may whirl aboot,
As over some wild battle;
"A Dream Of Yarrow" by Alexander Anderson

In news:

SPAR's "Santa Express" Mail Service In Operation.
Microsoft Outlook Express can play a WAV file when new mail arrives, but the sound is the same for all messages.
As the Icelandic eruption closed airspace over Europe, German soldiers wounded in Afghanistan couldn't get home, Europe-bound tulips risk wilting in Kenyan airports, and express mail lumbers overland instead of by air.
BoldFish Upgrades Express Server E-mail System.
Integrates thoroughly with Microsoft Outlook, Outlook Express / Windows Mail, and Windows Live Mail.
While union chief Donald Fehr was addressing the media and expressing optimism about the players' offer, the NHL rejected it via voice mail.
I sent the senator an e-mail last week expressing this single point.
The brochure can be viewed at the Butler website or by contacting a company representative to receive via express mail.
And the Deadline for Express Mail is December 22nd.
Are you receiving Express, our free daily e-mail edition.
And his passion also has led him to help with the annual recreating of the Pony Express mail route that began at that time.
FIRST-CLASS MAIL SHOULD BE SENT BY DEC 20 TO ARRIVE IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS THE RECOMMENDED DEADLINE FOR PARCEL POST IS DEC 14 AND FOR EXPRESS MAIL , DEC 22.
The recommended deadline for parcel post is Dec 14 and for express mail , Dec 22.
Military Mail Addressed To Express Mail Military Service (EMM) First-Class Mail Letters/Cards Priority Mail Parcel Airlift Mail (PAL) Space Available Mail (SAM) Parcel Post.
3 Military mail destined for Afghanistan Dec 10 Military mail for other overseas bases December 14 Parcel PostDecember 20 First-Class MailDecember 21 Priority MailDecember 22 Express Mail .
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In science:

The exact semantics of graph pattern expressions has been largely discussed on the mailing list of the W3C.
Semantics and Complexity of SPARQL
Masato Koashi gave me the expression of (5.1) in Ref. . I got very warm e-mails from Marek ˙Zukowski and Anning Zhang.
Inequalities for experimental tests of the Kochen-Specker theorem
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