Mail is defined as letters, cards, papers and packages delivered by the postal service.(noun)
An example of mail is a postcard.
The definition of mail is related to the handling or delivery of letters and packages.(adjective)
An example of mail used as an adjective is in the title "mail carrier."
Mail means to send something through the postal service.(verb)
An example of mail is to send someone a bill.
See mail in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME male < OFr < MHG malhe, a traveling bag < OHG malaha, wallet
Origin: ME maile < OFr maille, a link, mesh < L macula, a spot, mesh of a net
Origin: ME male, rent, tribute: see blackmail
See mail in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English male, bag
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French maile
Origin: , from Latin macula, blemish, mesh.
Origin: Middle English mol, maile
Origin: , from Old Norse māl, lawsuit.
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