of, relating to, or characteristic of a period following a :
postwar problems; postwar removal of rationing.
also post-war, 1906, in reference to the U.S. Civil War, a hybrid from post- + war (n.). Cf. post-bellum.
adjective 1. happening or existing after a war: the early post-war years
[ween] /win/ verb (used with object) 1. to accustom (a child or young animal) to food other than its mother’s milk; cause to lose the need to suckle or turn to the mother for food. 2. to withdraw (a person, the affections, one’s dependency, etc.) from some object, habit, form of enjoyment, or the like: […]
privately owned stored water
[poh-zee] /ˈpoʊ zi/ noun, plural posies. 1. a flower, nosegay, or bouquet. 2. Archaic. a brief motto or the like, as one inscribed within a ring. /ˈpəʊzɪ/ noun (pl) -sies 1. a small bunch of flowers or a single flower; nosegay 2. (archaic) a brief motto or inscription, esp one on a trinket or a […]