Definition of side post in English:

side post


  • 1Either of the two upright parts of a door frame; a doorpost.

  • 2Building. Either of two posts supporting a roof at or towards one side of it; specifically = "queen post".

  • 3Sport. Either of the two upright posts of a goal; = "goalpost".


Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Biblia: the Bible. From side + post.


side post

/ˈsʌɪd pəʊst/