v. t.1.To cause to go in any manner; to dispatch; to commission or direct to go; as, to send a messenger.
[imp. & p. p. Sent ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Sending.]
I have not sent these prophets, yet they ran.
- Jer. xxiii. 21.
2.To give motion to; to cause to be borne or carried; to procure the going, transmission, or delivery of; as, to send a message.
He . . . sent letters by posts on horseback.
- Esther viii. 10.
O send out thy light an thy truth; let them lead me.
- Ps. xliii. 3.
3.To emit; to impel; to cast; to throw; to hurl; as, to send a ball, an arrow, or the like.
4.To cause to be or to happen; to bestow; to inflict; to grant; - sometimes followed by a dependent proposition.
The Lord shall send upon thee cursing, vexation, and rebuke.
- Deut. xxviii. 20.
And sendeth rain on the just and on the unjust.
- Matt. v. 45.
God send your mission may bring back peace.
- Sir W. Scott.
v. i.1.To dispatch an agent or messenger to convey a message, or to do an errand.
2.(Naut.) To pitch; as, the ship sends forward so violently as to endanger her masts.
To send for
to request or require by message to come or be brought.
n.1.(Naut.) The impulse of a wave by which a vessel is carried bodily.
Verb1.send - cause to go somewhere; "The explosion sent the car flying in the air"; "She sent her children to camp"; "He directed all his energies into his dissertation"
Synonyms: direct
2.send - to cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place; "He had sent the dispatches downtown to the proper people and had slept"
Synonyms: send out
3.send - cause to be directed or transmitted to another place; "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written"
Synonyms: mail, post
4.send - transport commercially
Synonyms: ship, transport
5.send - assign to a station
Synonyms: station, base, post, place
6.send - transfer; "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia"
Synonyms: get off, send off
7.send - cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; "After the second episode, she had to be committed"; "he was committed to prison"
8.send - broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song"
Synonyms: broadcast, transmit, air, beam
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send a message
send around
send away
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send for
send in
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send on
send out
send packing
send word
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