send down

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v send down suspend temporarily from college or university, in England
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Usage

In literature:

I will go up at once, and send young Harper down to his breakfast.
"Rujub, the Juggler" by G. A. Henty
We had come down in sampans, so that I could send off messengers as might be required.
"Among Malay Pirates" by G. A. Henty
But they know her better, and send down a doctor of their own.
"The Eustace Diamonds" by Anthony Trollope
Let us mix ourselves; I'll walk about and speak my mind, and then you put down the cream, and send it.
"A Terrible Temptation" by Charles Reade
Send down to the Horse Shoe and secure an inside place in the Salisbury coach.
"Endymion" by Benjamin Disraeli
By the way, Mrs. Greg, I have taken the liberty of sending down a cow in milk.
"Colonel Thorndyke's Secret" by G. A. Henty
Once ebery year me send down to coast, get coffee, tea, sugar, calico, beads, and rum.
"By Sheer Pluck" by G. A. Henty
Bear a hand, and send down that mast!
"Jack in the Forecastle" by John Sherburne Sleeper
I have been obliged to send down to the next station, about thirty miles distant, to try and get some horseshoes.
"Explorations in Australia, The Journals of John McDouall Stuart" by John McDouall Stuart
A couple of seas will send him down.
"Ned Myers" by James Fenimore Cooper
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In poetry:

But thy bright fame and memory
Shall send a chime
From circling ages down to the
Remotest time!
"Henry Clay" by Effie Afton
If Thou, dear Lord, art mine,
If I indeed am Thine,
Send down Thy holy light
And banish all my night.
"Hymn (III)" by Alfred Gibbs Campbell
Thy sword shall give my foes to death,
And send them down to dwell
In the dark caverns of the earth,
Or to the deeps of hell.
"Psalm 63 part 2" by Isaac Watts
Greyhound bitches
Sending their rosy muzzled pensive down,
And breathing soft, unwilling to wake to the new day
Yet sub-delighted.
"Sicilian Cyclamens" by D H Lawrence
He sends his showers of blessing down
To cheer the plains below;
He makes the grass the mountains crown,
And corn in valleys grow.
"Psalm 147" by Isaac Watts
When, mounted on Thy clouded car,
Thou send'st Thy darker spirits down,
I can discern Thy light afar,
Thy light, sweet beaming through Thy frown;
And should I faint a moment—then
I think of Thee,—and smile again.
"Trust in Him" by John Bowring

In news:

It wasn't whether to send in a robot or storm into a building, it was whether to have the hostage taker 's Facebook page shut down.
Rising internal costs and a struggling customer base combined to send net income down by 18.9% in the third quarter at Publix Super Markets, the retailer said Monday.
Once Again, Fear Sends Stocks Down.
'Man' Down ABC Sends Sitcom to the Showers.
They'll pretty much send anything down a steep track, including trucks, motorcycles and people.
BANGKOK – Ample oil supplies helped send oil prices down to near $85 per barrel on Friday.
Send "Fairground arch goes down" to a friend.
If you know of a veteran or a surviving spouse who could use our assistance please send them down to see one of our specialists.
Bain Capital is shutting down the Sensata factory in Freeport, Illinois on November 5th, just before the election, and sending 170 American jobs off to China.
As she described that night, Turner broke down and sobbed uncontrollably, leading Judge Pamela Butler to send jurors home for the day.
A 138-year-old water main broke this morning on Chambers Street, sending water and silt down several lower Manhattan streets and leaving dozens of customers without water.
On the theme of data again, in the ideal world it might be possible to send thousands of hardworking foot solders out into the field in China to chase down every warehouse of polymers and count every single pallet of polyolefins.
Tony Robbins sends down and out couple Ron and Marie to spend a week in Los Angeles' infamous Skid Row in order to gain a greater appreciation for their many blessings.
Gas and oil inventories are up today (THUR), sending prices at the pump down across the state.
Soot the very word sends shivers down the spines of even the bravest of heat treaters.
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In science:

This can be accomplished by sending a laser beam at twice the frequency of the desired squeezed state through a down-converting crystal.
Methods for Producing Optical Coherent State Superpositions
In the original butterfly, recall that it is optimal to send one bit d own the left path, a different bit down the right path, and the mod-2 sum of these bits down the center path.
The Case for Structured Random Codes in Network Capacity Theorems
On a down-shift, e.g. top element A is send to the back; we eject A from the array then perform a right shift on all photos in the array from the point where point A needs to be inserted till the point where A originally was located.
Analysis of Using Browser-native Technology to Build Rich Internet Applications for Image Manipulation
This is that to communicate n values of X , we need only send nS (X ) ≤ n bits down a communication channel.
Quantum Computing
Alice and Bob agree on which codeword u corresponds to which message, and Alice only ever sends codewords down the channel.
Quantum Computing
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