Definitions of sent

  1. caused or enabled to go or be conveyed or transmitted
  2. 100 senti equal 1 kroon
  3. of Send
  4. See Scent, v. & amp; n.
  5. obs. 3d pers. sing. pres. of Send, for sendeth.
  6. imp. & amp; p. p. of Send.
  7. See Scent, v. & n.
  8. imp. & p. p. of Send.
  9. Past tense and past participle of the verb send.
  10. Of to send.
  11. To perceive by smell.
  12. To render odorous; perfume.
  13. To hunt by scent, as dogs.
  14. Imp. & pp. of SEND, v.
  15. Of send, which see.

Antonyms for sent


Quotes of sent

  1. They who are not induced to believe and live as they ought by those discoveries which God hath made in Scriptures would stand out against any evidence whatever, even that of a messenger sent express from the other world. – Francis Atterbury
  2. I guess that's what I was: a set of abs. And they lit the abs and shot the abs and sent the abs on their way. The photographer didn't look at my face once. I was humiliated. – Michael Bergin
  3. Since I'm allergic to various things, the army wouldn't accept me during the war, and I got into the Office of War Information, which sent music to Europe. – Elliott Carter
  4. Well, as far as I'm concerned, I'm not here to live a normal life. I'm sent here on a mission. – Howard Finster
  5. We were sent to this country by the President, who desires to promote the welfare of Japan, and are quite different from the ambassadors of other countries. – Townsend Harris
  6. I must work the works of Him Who sent me while it is yet day. – Sheldon Jackson
  7. Whenever a total eclipse of the sun was visible in an accessible region parties were sent out to observe it. – Simon Newcomb
  8. To Mr. Seward: It is my desire that, in case Maximillian will surrender, he be sent here a prisoner of war, but that in the event of his continuing the war, or refusing to surrender, then he be shot. – Joshua A. Norton
  9. When oil and gas prices went up dramatically and filled up the state treasury, I sent a large share of that revenue back where it belonged- directly to the people of Alaska. – Sarah Palin
  10. I was there less than a year before I was assigned to the Paris bureau. I spent two years there and, in fact, before I even went on the staff I was sent to Europe to do assignments which they wouldn't normally do for a young photographer just starting out. – Gordon Parks
  11. I invented animals and birds- I had about two dozen. After working on them for six months, I sat down and just for fun wrote two dozen poems to accompany the drawings. It was for no one to every see, but a friend sent me in to an editor. – Jack Prelutsky
  12. In 1795, I sent him another letter, telling him, that danger still stood before us, and that the truth of what I had written in 1792 was to be proved by 12 men. – Joanna Southcott
  13. My faith grew strong, and I sent a letter( as I was ordered) to the Rev. Dignitary of the Cathedral of Exeter. I was assured, before I sent it, he would not answer it. – Joanna Southcott
  14. The foolish and cruel notion that a wife is to obey her husband has sent more women to the grave than to the courts for a divorce. – Lemuel K. Washburn
  15. It's always unfortunate when a reporter is sent behind bars for failing to turn over sources. There's no way to say what the long -term outcome will be. – Judy Woodruff

Usage examples for sent

  1. He sent you where you found our boy, and later made things so you came along- to home. – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. And now she is here, she doesn't even ask why I have sent for her! – A Woman Named Smith by Marie Conway Oemler
  3. Are you not here because I sent for you? – Foe-Farrell by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. You told him so, and you sent him away. – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  5. Why was it sent to her? – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
  6. She said that she had been sent by Captain Dudleigh. – The Living Link by James De Mille
  7. They have sent him away. – Atlantida by Pierre Benoit
  8. Even Mollie was to be sent away. – Lover or Friend by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  9. " Oh, she sent them all right. – Uncle William The Man Who Was Shif'less by Jennette Lee
  10. Your man sent him. – Delilah of the Snows by Harold Bindloss
  11. You will find Lionel at home, for I sent him word I would call. – What Will He Do With It, Book 7. by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  12. But I am sent for to Bailleul. – Missing by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  13. He sent us to get something he had left here." – Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett
  14. I sent it, and told him to come to- night. – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  15. That's what sent you here! – The Mind Master by Arthur J. Burks
  16. Well- here it is- 'the fairies' have sent it you. – Little Ferns For Fanny's Little Friends by Fanny Fern
  17. The king sent for Truth and told him: I know what you have said to your friend. – Philippine Folk-Tales by Clara Kern Bayliss, Berton L. Maxfield, W. H. Millington, Fletcher Gardner, Laura Watson Benedict
  18. No. 185: She has not sent me. – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  19. Mr. Weevil had sent for him to his room. – The Hero of Garside School by J. Harwood Panting
  20. I've sent for Brocky and all the men he can bring. – The Bells of San Juan by Jackson Gregory