registered mail

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n registered mail mail that is registered by the post office when sent in order to assure safe delivery
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Usage

In literature:

The postmaster did not know the exact sum which the various European countries set as the limit of their guarantee in registered mail.
"Sinking of the Titanic" by Various
You've read over the bills I sent you by registered mail?
"Mr. Crewe's Career, Complete" by Winston Churchill
I want it registered, and I don't wish to mail it in the Shopton post-office.
"Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle" by Victor Appleton
I wrote him, of course, and sent the letter by registered mail, in order to make certain he would receive it.
"Kindred of the Dust" by Peter B. Kyne
Money should be sent to us either by Post Office Order or Registered Letter, so as to provide as far as possible against its loss by mail.
"Golden Days for Boys and Girls, Vol. XIII, Nov. 28, 1891" by Various
The mail service has 8 lines, and 21 steamers in commission, of 48,027 registered tonnage.
"Ocean Steam Navigation and the Ocean Post" by Thomas Rainey
He must first register, which is also done by mail.
"Citizenship" by Emma Guy Cromwell
Money should be sent to us either by Post Office Order or Registered Letter, so as to provide as far as possible against its loss by mail.
"Golden Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
We always return these things by registered return mail.
"The Great Gray Plague" by Raymond F. Jones
That the deeds are on the way by registered mail, and all he asks is a small bar from the first clean-up!
"The Plunderer" by Roy Norton
He sends them away to some city to be printed, and they're sent back to him by registered mail.
"The Rushton Boys at Rally Hall" by Spencer Davenport
Copies will be mailed to everybody in the social register, and especially to Mrs. George Deaves.
"The Deaves Affair" by Hulbert Footner
From 1869 to 1875 registered mail exchanges were opened with China, Japan, Hawaii and Australia.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 1" by Various
It was sent to him by registered mail and returned, safely, in the same way.
"The Library and Society" by Various
On this are entered particulars of the mail and of registered letters.
"The Development of Rates of Postage" by A. D. Smith
A big bundle of mail was delivered to Lefty after he registered at the hotel.
"Lefty Locke Pitcher-Manager" by Burt L. Standish
And I can mail it to him, registered, when I'm sure he's home.
"Joan Thursday" by Louis Joseph Vance
Now you knows it takes things registered a heap sight longer to travel than it takes other mail.
"Frank Merriwell's Backers" by Burt L. Standish
If the book is sent, it should go by registered mail.
"Foods and Household Management" by Helen Kinne
Price, by registered mail, $10,00.
"Sharps and Flats" by John Nevil Maskelyne
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In news:

Bolling officially gets Cantor's backing for 2013 Va. Register for E-mail alerts.
Duchesne County's shift to voting only by mail appears to be getting more registered voters involved this election year.
Ballots for the Aug 21 mail-in primary election were sent out recently and have begun arriving in the mailboxes of the countys registered voters.
Students may pre-register for the class by mail.
It can be downloaded from the board's Web site, elections.state.ny.us, and must be mailed to a registered voter's own county board of elections.
Today is the last day for a registered voter to request an absentee ballot to be mailed by the Jackson County Election Board.
An e-mail circulated Thursday and Friday showed First District Supervisor candidate Mick Gleason was not registered to vote in the county while serving as Executive Officer and Commanding Officer at China Lake.
General Election ballots will be mailed out to registered voters on Oct 19.
Both mail-in and meeting registered ballots were counted.
Stats can be sent a variety of ways: via e-mail to skeenan@register-herald.com.
Suzanne Kreuziger is a registered nurse who uses e-mail almost exclusively to communicate with friends.
CAPITAL REGION — Today is the last day to register to vote by mail and Saturday is the final day to register to vote in person.
Over the last several months, record numbers of Summit County residents have either registered to vote, updated their voter information or requested mail-in ballots.
Residents must register by e-mailing Hanna's office by December 13th.
The register will pool nearly 550 local-level databases of gun owners, the Interior Ministry said in an e-mailed statement today.
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