Definition of Send

1. Verb. Cause to go somewhere. "He directed all his energies into his dissertation"

Exact synonyms: Direct
Specialized synonyms: Cast, Contrive, Project, Throw, Turn, Turn, Divert, Route, Refer, Airt, Redirect, Blow
Generic synonyms: Displace, Move
Also: Send Away, Send Away
Derivative terms: Sending

2. Verb. 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"
Exact synonyms: Send Out
Generic synonyms: Channel, Channelise, Channelize, Transfer, Transmit, Transport
Specialized synonyms: Send In, Mail Out, Get Off, Mail
Also: Send Back
Derivative terms: Sender, Sending

3. Verb. Cause to be directed or transmitted to another place. "They send them the parcel"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written"
Exact synonyms: Mail, Post
Specialized synonyms: Express, Airmail, Register, Express-mail
Generic synonyms: Transfer
Derivative terms: Mail, Mail, Mailer, Mailing, Mailing, Post, Post, Postage, Posting, Sendee, Sender, Sending

4. Verb. Transport commercially. "They send them the parcel"
Exact synonyms: Ship, Transport
Generic synonyms: Displace, Move
Specialized synonyms: Barge, Railroad, Despatch, Dispatch, Send Off, Forward, Send On
Also: Send Off, Send On
Derivative terms: Shipment, Shipment, Shipper, Shipper, Shipping, Transport, Transportation

5. Verb. Assign to a station.
Exact synonyms: Place, Post, Station
Specialized synonyms: Garrison, Fort, Locate, Place, Site
Generic synonyms: Displace, Move
Derivative terms: Place, Station, Station

6. Verb. Transfer. ; "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia"
Exact synonyms: Get Off, Send Off
Generic synonyms: Transfer
Derivative terms: Sending, Send-off

7. Verb. Cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution. "He was committed to prison"
Exact synonyms: Charge, Commit, Institutionalise, Institutionalize
Generic synonyms: Transfer
Specialized synonyms: Hospitalise, Hospitalize
Derivative terms: Commitment, Committal, Institution, Institution, Institution

8. Verb. Broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television. "We cannot air this X-rated song"
Exact synonyms: Air, Beam, Broadcast, Transmit
Category relationships: Broadcast Medium, Broadcasting
Generic synonyms: Air, Bare, Publicise, Publicize
Specialized synonyms: Satellite, Sportscast, Telecast, Televise, Interrogate, Rebroadcast, Rerun
Causes: Air
Derivative terms: Air, Beam, Broadcast, Broadcast, Broadcaster, Sender, Transmission, Transmitter

Definition of Send

1. v. t. To cause to go in any manner; to dispatch; to commission or direct to go; as, to send a messenger.

2. v. i. To dispatch an agent or messenger to convey a message, or to do an errand.

3. n. The impulse of a wave by which a vessel is carried bodily.

Definition of Send

1. Verb. To make something (such as an object or message) go from one place to another. ¹

2. Verb. (slang dated) To excite, delight, or thrill (someone). ¹

3. Noun. (nautical) (alternative form of scend) ¹

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Definition of Send

1. to scend [v -ED, -ING, -S] / to cause to go [v SENT, SENDING, SENDS] : SENDABLE [adj] - See also: scend

Lexicographical Neighbors of Send

senate campaign
senate race
send (current term)
send a message
send around
send away
send away for
send back
send down
send for
send forth
send her down Hughie

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