Definitions for sends

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IPA: /sɛnd/

Sends is a 5 letter English word. It's valid Scrabble word worth 6 points. It's valid Words with friends word worth 7 points.

You can make 39 anagrams from letters in sends (denss).

Definitions for sends


  1. the heaving motion of a vessel.
  2. the forward impulse imparted by the motion of a sea against a vessel.


  1. send packing, to dismiss curtly; send away in disgrace:
  2. send round, to circulate or dispatch widely:

Verb phrases

  1. send down, British. to expel, especially from Oxford or Cambridge.
  2. send for, to request the coming or delivery of; summon:
  3. send forth, to produce; bear; yield: to dispatch out of a country as an export. to issue, as a publication: to emit or discharge:
  4. send in, to cause to be dispatched or delivered to a destination:
  5. send off, to cause to depart or to be conveyed from oneself; dispatch; dismiss:
  6. send out, to distribute; issue. to send on the way; dispatch: to order delivery:
  7. send up, to release or cause to go upward; let out. Informal. to sentence or send to prison: to expose the flaws or foibles of through parody, burlesque, caricature, lampoon, or other forms of satire:

verb (used with object)

  1. to cause, permit, or enable to go:
  2. to cause to be conveyed or transmitted to a destination:
  3. to order, direct, compel, or force to go:
  4. to direct, propel, or deliver to a particular point, position, condition, or direction:
  5. to emit, discharge, or utter (usually followed by off, out, or through):
  6. to cause to occur or befall:
  7. Electricity. to transmit (a signal). to transmit (an electromagnetic wave or the like) in the form of pulses.
  8. Slang. to delight or excite:

verb (used without object)

  1. to dispatch a messenger, agent, message, etc.
  2. Electricity. to transmit a signal:
  3. scend.
  4. to heave in a swell.
  5. to lurch forward from the motion of a heavy sea.

Origin of sends

before 900; Middle English senden, Old English sendan; cognate with German senden, Gothic sandjan (causative) Germanic base *sinth-, *santh- go, whence Old English sīth journey, sand message,

Examples for sends

When civilians are massacred, Human Rights Watch sends in the E-Team (Emergencies Team) to document the war crimes.

The legions which she sends forth are armed, not with the sword, but with the cross.

She has poor relations somewhere, and sends the meal to them by Willie.

You go to him, Jake, or wait till he sends for you, an' you'll find out all about it.

Hitchcock sends the script--unread--to Thom Mount and his superior, Ned Tanen.

sends her fifty guineas in the leaves of a Norris's miscellanies.

What can Galloway expect, if he sends bank-notes in letters?

She sends a miniature of her own image to the court, envious that it will enjoy a proximity she will never attain.

It was in Saint-Rémy where Van Gogh sends his brother word of how all his sacrifice may soon be for nothing in this life.

Unless Cuba sends them back, you might consider following the now lifted embargo with your own personal boycott.

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