- They didn't have any weapons - or weed, for that matter - so they were dispatched and sent on their way.
- From his driveway, Benelli dispatches patrol cars and sends officers to new assignments.
- Police quickly dispatch a cab and send them home.
- Meanwhile, Shuae had already quickly dispatched his opponent, the twin blades surprising and overcoming his foe.
- O'Malley's ability depends largely on his eagerness to dispatch opponents back to the dressing room quickly in sometimes alarming states of dishevelment.
- It's a sign of the changing attitude of the players that this season they have been far more disciplined in dispatching opponents, even in the face of overzealous aggression.
- Hardened by his visions and experience with the Citadel, he is no stranger to killing and has dispatched his fair share of assassins.
- If a farmer fails to meet this deadline the animal is unable to leave the farm and is therefore not allowed to enter the foodchain dispatching many animals to death.
- And many of these people were killed or dispatched to work at death camps.
- Cabinet-level approval of legislation that would authorize dispatch of Self-Defense Forces personnel could come as early as today.
- I would have thought the date of dispatch or date of posting.
- If you have an interest into what really happened on the day, you can either read the unedited transcripts or download the audio dispatch transmissions.
- Sir Christopher said the overall impression in this case was of a child protection investigation conducted ‘with dispatch or perhaps undue haste’.
- While the plaintiffs have the onus to proceed expeditiously and with dispatch in the prosecution of an action, this is not a case where the default has been intentional or contumelious.
- Worse, their districts or specific duties to which they are assigned are so self-regulated, they dare not cross a street or act with dispatch if a crime is being committed outside their jurisdiction.
- It is building up a new squad of highly-trained birds able to handle confidential military dispatches.
- His official dispatch, written in 1945, was placed on the restricted list apparently because the Air Ministry took objection to it.
- I am told that many of these early military telegraphic dispatches survive in the War Department collection of the U.S. National Archives.
- Thus each of my 17 chapters begins with a dateline, as if it were a journalistic dispatch.
- The Associated Press sent a dispatch out of Bangkok that they considered news.
- The best journalistic despatches always come from behind enemy lines.
- The entry of Michael Corleone into the family business, the transition of power from his father, the ruthless dispatch of his enemies - all of this is told with an assurance that is simply outstanding.
- As soon as hounds do get close to a glycogen depleted deer, it is very unlikely to escape and its despatch is generally prompt.
- She received a letter from Sir Anthony Babington, asking for her to approve "the dispatch of the usurping Competitor" in other words, the assassination of Elizabeth.
Early 16th century: from Italian dispacciare or Spanish despachar 'expedite', from dis-, des- (expressing reversal) + the base of Italian impacciare, Spanish empachar 'hinder'.
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