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Definitions of send

  1. broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; " We cannot air this X- rated song"
  2. cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; " After the second episode, she had to be committed"; " he was committed to prison"
  3. transfer; " The spy sent the classified information off to Russia"
  4. cause to be directed or transmitted to another place; " send me your latest results"; " I'll mail you the paper when it's written"
  5. assign to a station
  6. transport commercially
  7. 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"
  8. 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"
  9. To cause to go in any manner; to dispatch; to commission or direct to go; as, to send a messenger.
  10. To give motion to; to cause to be borne or carried; to procure the going, transmission, or delivery of; as, to send a message.
  11. To emit; to impel; to cast; to throw; to hurl; as, to send a ball, an arrow, or the like.
  12. To pitch; as, the ship sends forward so violently as to endanger her masts.
  13. The impulse of a wave by which a vessel is carried bodily.
  14. To cause to be or to happen; to bestow; to inflict; to grant; - sometimes followed by a dependent proposition.
  15. To cause to go; dispatch.
  16. To dispatch a messenger.
  17. Sent.
  18. Sending.
  19. To cause to go: to cause to be conveyed: to despatch: to commission: to diffuse: to bestow.
  20. To despatch a message or messenger:- pa. t. and pa. p. sent.
  21. SENDER.
  22. To cause to go; dispatch; transmit.
  23. To cause or command to go; dispatch; forward; throw; inflict; bestow.
  24. To dispatch an agent, message, or messenger.
  25. To throw, cast, or impel; to cause to be conveyed or transmitted; to cause to go; to dispatch; to commission.
  26. To dispatch a messenger; to cause to come, or to do. To send for, to require by message to be brought. To send forth, to put forth; to emit.
  27. To throw or cast; to thrust; to despatch; to direct to go and act; to grant, as from a distant place; to inflict, as famine or disease.

Usage examples for send

  1. " You will not send me away from you, mother. – A Little Hero by Mrs. H. Musgrave
  2. How mean of him not to send us one!" – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  3. I took her in meanin' to keep her a little while, and then send her away. – Cy Whittaker's Place by Joseph C. Lincoln
  4. I will send him to you." – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  5. Can you send for him? – Malcolm Sage, Detective by Herbert George Jenkins
  6. Well, why didn't you send for me?" – Patty's Social Season by Carolyn Wells
  7. " Ay, send and find out. – The Coming of the King by James Hocking
  8. Did Miss March send you to tell me this? – The Late Mrs. Null by Frank Richard Stockton
  9. Shall I send it in? – Triplanetary by Edward Elmer Smith
  10. If I could only send her something! – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  11. Then why do you send me away? – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  12. Who else were we going to send? – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover
  13. Will you send it at once? – A Manifest Destiny by Julia Magruder
  14. If you do not, I will have to send it back to Arthur's father and tell him all about it. – Sowing Seeds in Danny by Nellie L. McClung
  15. Most likely Plums has been tellin' 'em about the good luck that has come to me, an' they want to give us a send- off. – The Princess and Joe Potter by James Otis
  16. I am going to send you to Braster. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. One of us must go, and they send me. – On the Church Steps by Sarah C. Hallowell
  18. If the country is so bad, why send any more unregenerates into it? – That Fortune by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009
  19. Of course you would send him back? – A Tale of a Lonely Parish by F. Marion Crawford
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