Send

  • 1 send — W1S1 [send] v past tense and past participle sent [sent] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(by post etc)¦ 2¦(radio/computer etc)¦ 3¦(person to place)¦ 4 send (somebody) a message/signal 5 send your love/regards/best wishes etc 6¦(cause to move)¦ 7 send… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 2 send — /send/ verb past tense and past participle sent /sent/ 1 BY POST/RADIO ETC (T) to arrange for something to go or be taken to another place, especially by post: send sb a letter/message/card: Honestly, I get tired of sending Christmas cards. |… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 3 send — [ send ] (past tense and past participle sent [ sent ] ) verb transitive *** 1. ) to mail a letter or package to someone: I sent the letters yesterday, so they should arrive today. send someone something: I ll send you a copy of the report. send… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 send — [send] verb sent PTandPP [sent] [transitive] 1. to arrange for something to go to another place: • The computer network can send data at very high speeds. send something to somebody • He sent a memo to board members …

    Financial and business terms

  • 5 send — send1 [send] vt. sent, sending [ME senden < OE sendan, akin to Ger senden, Goth sandjan, caus. formation, “to cause to go” < IE base * sent , to go, find out, discover > L sentire, to feel, sense, OIr sēt, way] 1. a) to cause to go or be …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 send*/*/*/ — [send] (past tense and past participle sent [sent] ) verb [T] 1) to arrange for something such as a letter or email to be delivered to someone in another place I sent the letters yesterday, so they should arrive today.[/ex] Send me an email when… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 7 send — ► VERB (past and past part. sent) 1) cause to go or be taken to a destination. 2) cause to move sharply or quickly; propel. 3) cause to be in a specified state: it nearly sent me crazy. ● send down Cf. ↑send down ● …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 Send — Send, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sent}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sending}.] [AS. sendan; akin to OS. sendian, D. zenden, G. senden, OHG. senten, Icel. senda, Sw. s[ a]nda, Dan. sende, Goth. sandjan, and to Goth. sinp a time (properly, a going), gasinpa… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Send — may be: *Send, Surrey, England *HMP Send, the women s prison at Send *SEND protocol *Send (album), a 2003 album by the rock band Wire *Send (audio), an output from an audio mixer which is usually designed to carry a given channel to an effects or …

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  • 10 send — send, dispatch, forward, transmit, remit, route, ship are comparable when they mean to cause to go or to be taken from one place or person or condition to another. Send, the most general term, carries a wide range of implications and connotations …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 send-up — UK / US or sendup UK [ˈsendˌʌp] / US noun [countable] Word forms send up : singular send up plural send ups informal a way of talking or behaving in which you copy the way that someone else talks or behaves in a humorous way He does a brilliant… …

    English dictionary

  • 12 send — I verb ablegare, advance, broadcast, cast, circulate, convey, direct, discharge, dismiss, dispatch, displace, drive, ejaculate, eject, emit, emittere, export, fling, forward, freight, give, give forth, hurl, impel, issue, jaculate, launch, mail,… …

    Law dictionary

  • 13 send — (v.) O.E. sendan send, send forth, throw, from P.Gmc. *sandijanan (Cf. O.S. sendian, O.N., O.Fris. senda, M.L.G., M.Du. senden, Goth. sandjan), causative form of base *sinþan, denoting go, journey (source of O.E. sið way, journey, O.N. sinn, Goth …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 14 send|up — send up or send|up «SEHND UHP», noun. a parody or satire: »It [the book] is a splendidly detached send up of the brainy female (Punch). ╂[< the British slang phrase send up to scoff at, mock, originally public school slang meaning to send a… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 15 send-up — (n.) a spoof, British slang, 1958, from earlier verb phrase send up to mock, make fun of (1931), from send + up, perhaps a transf. sense of the public school term for to send a boy to the headmaster (usually for punishment), which is attested… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 16 Send — Send, n. (Naut.) The impulse of a wave by which a vessel is carried bodily. [Written also {scend}.] W. C. Russell. The send of the sea . Longfellow. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 Send — Send, v. i. 1. To dispatch an agent or messenger to convey a message, or to do an errand. [1913 Webster] See ye how this son of a murderer hath sent to take away my head? 2 Kings vi. 32. [1913 Webster] 2. (Naut.) To pitch; as, the ship sends… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 18 Send! — is a publication of Gospel For Asia. The magazine is published four times per year, and includes articles on mission work in Asia. It also has articles on individuals whose lives have been changed by Jesus Christ, and other missionary activities …

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  • 19 send-up — /send up /, n. an entertaining or humorous burlesque or parody; takeoff: The best skit in the revue was a send up of TV game shows. Also, sendup. [1955 60; n. use of v. phrase send up, in sense to parody ; cf. earlier Brit. academic usage to mock …

    Universalium

  • 20 send-up — n informal a film, article, show etc that copies someone or something in a way that makes them seem funny or silly send up of ▪ a hilarious send up of a Hollywood disaster movie …

    Dictionary of contemporary English