Synonyms of send in English:



  • 2 they sent a message to headquarters
    transmit, convey, communicate; telephone, phone, broadcast, televise, telecast, radio, fax, email, upload, ISDN, FTP
    dated telegraph, wire, cable
    they sent a message to headquarters
    [Antonyms] receive
  • 3 we have sent for a doctor
    call, call for, call in, summon, ask to come, request, request the presence/attendance of, order, contact, fetch
  • 6 it's enough to send one mad
    make, drive, cause to be/become


send someone down

  • 1British she was sent down from Cambridge
    expel, exclude; British rusticate
    British she was sent down from Cambridge
    [Antonyms] admit, readmit

send someone off

Sport Miller was sent off for a second bookable offence order offtell to leave the fielddismissshow someone the red card informalred-cardsend for an early bathgive someone their marching orderssin-bin

send someone packing

they decided they'd had enough of him, and sent him packing expelsend awayejectturn outthrow outforce outoustevictput outget rid ofdismissdischarge informalchuck outkick outboot outshow the door togive someone their marching ordersthrow someone out on their earsackfiregive someone the bootaxeBritish informalgive someone the pushgive someone the elbowgive someone the big Ebin offturf outNorth American informalgive someone the airgive someone the bum's rush

send someone to Coventry

all three have been sent to Coventry for not treading the party line ostracizeexcludeshunspurncold-shouldergive someone the cold shoulderrejectrepudiateboycottblackballblacklistcast offcast outshut outavoidignoresnubcut deadkeep at arm's lengthleave out in the coldbarbandebarbanishexileexpelNorth Americandisfellowship informalfreeze outhand someone the frozen mittBritish informalblank datedcut

send someone/something up

informal we used to send him up something rotten satirizeridiculemake fun ofparodylampoonmockcaricatureimitateape informaltake offspooftake the mickey out of archaicmonkeyBritish vulgar slangtake the piss out of

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