"postman" French translation
That should amply compensate them for forgoing their contact with the postman.
Occasionally for some people the postman is the only person they see all day.
I myself worked for many years as a postman.
The postman is not just a simple mail distribution operative but also the only social link with the local residents.
In many cases the postman is still out there, whereas most public services have been withdrawn for reasons of cost and productivity.
Synonyms (English) for "postman":
poster · posterior · posterity · postgrad · postgraduate · posthole · posthumous · posthumously · postilion · posting · postman · postmark · postmaster · postmaturity · postmodern · postnatal · postponed · postponement · posts · postscript · postsynaptic
More translations in the Portuguese-English dictionary.