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Definition of Send


  1. To cause to go in any manner; to dispatch; to commission or direct to go; as, to send a messenger.
  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.
  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.
  5. To dispatch an agent or messenger to convey a message, or to do an errand.
  6. To pitch; as, the ship sends forward so violently as to endanger her masts.
  7. The impulse of a wave by which a vessel is carried bodily.

Send Quotations

Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.
Malcolm X

Don't send me flowers when I'm dead. If you like me, send them while I'm alive.
Brian Clough

Here's how I think of my money - as soldiers - I send them out to war everyday. I want them to take prisoners and come home, so there's more of them.
Kevin O'Leary

A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.
Groucho Marx

Don't send funny greeting cards on birthdays or at Christmas. Save them for funerals, when their cheery effect is needed.
P. J. O'Rourke
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Send Translations

send in Afrikaans is stuur, oorsend
send in Danish is sende
send in Dutch is doen toekomen, opsturen, sturen
send in French is envoyons, envoyent, envoyer, envoient, envoyez
send in Italian is mando, mandare
send in Latin is transporto
send in Norwegian is sende
send in Portuguese is enviar, emita, mandar
send in Spanish is envie, enviar
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