What is the meaning of send?


  • Cause to go somewhere.
    • usage: "The explosion sent the car flying in the air"; "She sent her children to camp"; "He directed all his energies into his dissertation"
  • To cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place.
    • usage: "He had sent the dispatches downtown to the proper people and had slept"
  • Cause to be directed or transmitted to another place.
    • usage: "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written"
  • Transport commercially.
  • Assign to a station.
  • Transfer.
    • usage: "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia"
  • Cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution.
    • usage: "After the second episode, she had to be committed"; "he was committed to prison"
  • Broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television.
    • usage: "We cannot air this X-rated song"
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APAWordNet. (2010). send. Retrieved May 26, 2019, from http://smartdefine.org/send/definitions/1309708
ChicagoWordNet. 2010. "send" http://smartdefine.org/send/definitions/1309708 (accessed May 26, 2019).
HarvardWordNet 2010, send, Smart Define, viewed 26 May, 2019, <http://smartdefine.org/send/definitions/1309708>.
MLAWordNet. "send" 23 October 2010. Web. 26 May 2019. <http://smartdefine.org/send/definitions/1309708>
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