- To call (a person to whom one is speaking) by a particular name or term: Address the judge as "Your Honor."
- To mark with a destination: address a letter.
- A description of the location of a person or organization, as written or printed on mail as directions for delivery: wrote the address on the envelope. The location at which a particular organization or person may be found or reached: went to her address but no one was home.
- A name or a sequence of characters that designates an e-mail account or a specific site on the Internet or other network. A name or number used in information storage or retrieval assigned to or identifying a specific memory location.
- A formal speech or written communication.
- (ə-drĕ s′) Archaic often Courteous attentions. The manner or bearing of a person, especially in conversation. Skill, deftness, or grace in dealing with people or situations:"With the charms of beauty she combined the address of an accomplished intriguer"(Charles Merivale).