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Definition 1: cause to be directed or transmitted to another place - [verb of communication]

Samples where send or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • send me your latest results
  • I'll mail you the paper when it's written

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) move from one place to another

"transfer the data" "transmit the news" "transfer the patient to another hospital"

(... is a kind of send ) send by rapid transport or special messenger service

"She expressed the letter to Florida"

(... is a kind of send ) send or transport by airmail

"Letters to Europe from the U.S. are best airmailed"

(... is a kind of send ) send by registered mail

"I'd like to register this letter"

(... is a kind of send ) send by express mail or courier

"Express-mail the documents immediately"

Definition 2: transfer - [verb of communication]

Samples where send or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The spy sent the classified information off to Russia

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) move from one place to another

"transfer the data" "transmit the news" "transfer the patient to another hospital"

Definition 3: broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television - [verb of communication]

Samples where send or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We cannot air this X-rated song

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) make public

"She aired her opinions on welfare"

(... is a kind of send ) broadcast or disseminate via satellite

(... is a kind of send ) broadcast a sports event

(... is a kind of send ) broadcast via television

"The Royal wedding was televised"

(... is a kind of send ) transmit (a signal) for setting off an appropriate response, as in telecommunication

(... is a kind of send ) broadcast again, as of a film

(send causes ...) be broadcast

"This show will air Saturdays at 2 P.M."

(send belongs to category ...) a medium that disseminates via telecommunications

Definition 4: assign to a station - [verb of competition]

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(... is a kind of send ) station (troops) in a fort or garrison

(... is a kind of send ) station (troops) in a fort

(... is a kind of send ) assign a location to

"The company located some of their agents in Los Angeles"

Definition 5: to cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place - [verb of contact]

Samples where send or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He had sent the dispatches downtown to the proper people and had slept

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) send from one person or place to another

"transmit a message"

(... is a kind of send ) mail in; cause to be delivered

"Send in your comments"

(... is a kind of send ) transmit by mail

"The company mailed out the catalog to all potential customers"

(... is a kind of send ) send via the postal service

"I'll mail you the check tomorrow"

Definition 6: transport commercially - [verb of motion]

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(... is a kind of send ) transport by barge on a body of water

(... is a kind of send ) transport by railroad

(... is a kind of send ) send away towards a designated goal

(... is a kind of send ) send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit

"forward my mail"

Definition 7: cause to go somewhere - [verb of motion]

Samples where send or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The explosion sent the car flying in the air
  • She sent her children to camp
  • He directed all his energies into his dissertation

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense

"Move those boxes into the corner, please" "I'm moving my money to another bank" "The director moved more responsibilities onto his new assistant"

(... is a kind of send ) put or send forth

"She threw the flashlight beam into the corner" "The setting sun threw long shadows" "cast a spell" "cast a warm light"

(... is a kind of send ) channel one's attention, interest, thought, or attention toward or away from something

"The pedophile turned to boys for satisfaction" "people turn to mysticism at the turn of a millennium"

(... is a kind of send ) to send or let go

"They turned away the crowd at the gate of the governor's mansion"

(... is a kind of send ) send on a course or in a direction different from the planned or intended one

(... is a kind of send ) send via a specific route

(... is a kind of send ) send or direct for treatment, information, or a decision

"refer a patient to a specialist" "refer a bill to a committee"

(... is a kind of send ) channel into a new direction

"redirect your attention to the danger from the fundamentalists"

(... is a kind of send ) cause air to go in, on, or through

"Blow my hair dry"

Definition 8: cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution - [verb of possession]

Samples where send or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • After the second episode, she had to be committed
  • he was committed to prison

Synonyms for send in the sense of this definition

(send is a kind of ...) move from one place to another

"transfer the data" "transmit the news" "transfer the patient to another hospital"

(... is a kind of send ) admit into a hospital

"Mother had to be hospitalized because her blood pressure was too high"

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