• Among the first sent across
    Among the first sent across
  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj sent caused or enabled to go or be conveyed or transmitted
    • n sent 100 senti equal 1 kroon in Estonia
    • ***

Additional illustrations & photos:

Isabelle staid, and sent Krit out into the World Isabelle staid, and sent Krit out into the World
Queen Victoria sent over some things Queen Victoria sent over some things

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: In 1958 the United States sent three mice into space named, Mia, Laska and Benji
    • Sent 3d pers. sing. pres. of Send, for sendeth.
    • Sent imp. & p. p. of Send.
    • v. & n Sent See Scent v. & n.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The first email was sent out by Ray Tomlinson in 1971
    • n sent An old, and historically more correct, spelling of scent.
    • n sent Assent.
    • n sent Preterit and past participle of send.
    • n sent A Middle English contracted form of sendeth, third person singular present indicative of send.
    • n sent An absolete spelling of saint.
    • sent An amended and former spelling of scent.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: From 13th June'1948 to 1st June'1958 a citizen of Los Angeles hiccoughed 160,000,000 times. People sent him 60,000 suggestions for cures.
    • n Sent sent (Spens.) scent, perception.
    • pa.t., pa.p Sent sent of send.
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  • Horace Walpole
    “Men are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.”
  • Sun Tzu
    “When envoys are sent with compliments in their mouths, it is a sign that the enemy wishes for a truce.”
  • William Cowper
    “How much a dunce that has been sent to roam, excels a dunce that has been kept at home.”
  • Sir Henry Wotton
    Sir Henry Wotton
    “An ambassador is an honest person sent to lie abroad for their country.”
  • Callimachus
    “I wept as I remembered how often you and I had tired the sun with talking and sent him down the sky.”
  • Kin Hubbard
    “Now and then an innocent man is sent to the legislature.”


In literature:

We have sent out strong pickets.
"The Citizen-Soldier" by John Beatty
Dey was sent to Mississippi and we was sent to Alabama.
"Slave Narratives, Oklahoma" by Various
They all sent you their love.
"The Long Roll" by Mary Johnston
My father who loved me tenderly and seeing how little my education was attended to sent me to a convent of the Ursulines.
"The Autobiography of Madame Guyon" by Jeanne Marie Bouvier de La Motte Guyon
Immediately on their arrival, Trolle sent out word that he desired a parley.
"The Swedish Revolution Under Gustavus Vasa" by Paul Barron Watson
Then Maghallanes sent a boat to each of three of the ships to inquire of the captains whom they served.
"The Philippine Islands" by John Foreman
At length Lieutenant Loveday was sent up to them alone.
"Our Soldiers" by W.H.G. Kingston
It sent his mind inward; it drove him to meditate upon the laws and secrets of his art.
"Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 13" by Elbert Hubbard
Wishing to open an intercourse with the natives, he sent six well-armed men into the interior.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
In the reign of Edward the Second no important maritime event occurred, though squadrons were occasionally sent away on various services.
"How Britannia Came to Rule the Waves" by W.H.G. Kingston

In poetry:

He has sent to the wood
For hathorn an fun,
An he has tane that gay lady,
An ther he did her burne.
"The Laily Worm And The Mackerel Of The Sea" by Anonymous Americas
Watch, as if on that alone
Hung the issue of the day;
Pray that help may be sent down:
Watch and pray.
"Christian, seek not yet repose," by Charlotte Elliott
"Brother I am thither sent;
Sad and silent, am thither sent.
Let us together softly wing
Our flight to yon world of sorrowing."
"A Song Of Two Angels" by Laura Elizabeth Richards
Then forth he went, this fiend hell-sent,
And he doeth his work to-day—
Doeth it well; and the hosts of hell
Are singing his praise alway.
"Origin Of The Liquor Dealer" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
"For, taught of him whom God hath sent,
That toil is praise, and love is prayer,
I come, life's cares and pains content
With thee to share."
"The Hermit of Thebaid" by John Greenleaf Whittier
"For the great and crowning mercy, that their
daughter, from the wild,
Where she rests (they hope in God's peace), has
sent to them her child;
"Mary Garvin" by John Greenleaf Whittier

In news:

This video was sent to us by Kirk Van Scoten owner of Sumax.
Cards may be sent to him at 415 N Lincoln, Eagle Grove, IA 50533.
CIA director said that a shirtless photo he sent to a woman at the center of the probe was a "joke" sent to many friends, and was not meant to be sexual.
He sent a short text to a friend then.
Anthrax Investigators Open Letter Sent to Senator Leahy.
Kristin Decare, of Volney, sent me this interesting photo taken with her trail camera.
Adele has denied that Rihanna sent her a D-cup dessert for her big 2-4.
Kimberly's Mother Sent Her a Birthday Card .
A sergeant sent a photo of the bloodied face of an L.A. County Jail visitor after receiving a similar image of the face of the man's brother from an anti-gang deputy.
I was looking at some pictures my cousin sent the other day, while waiting for the weather radar to download on my computer.
Last year, only freshmen were automatically sent Blue Books.
Sent to Mrs Michael Kryah, Sr. And postmarked, January 20, 1925.
An accident inside a local high school's chemistry class sent one student to the hospital Monday morning.
Students without vaccine sent home.
A three vehicle wreck in Tippecanoe County sent three people to.

In science:

The variable reinits its domain with the one sent to this slot.
Component Programming and Interoperability in Constraint Solver Design
Then Fhalt is the set of x ∈ [0, 1] such that the base-two expansion of x is an endless succession of coded messages sent through the channel.
A Generalization of Chaitin's Halting Probability \Omega and Halting Self-Similar Sets
The flight data are stored in two 36-G-byte disk drives and also sent via telemetry at 2 × 500 kbps to the ground station.
The LXeGRIT Compton Telescope Prototype: Current Status and Future Prospects
Once accepted, the data will be combined to form a single event and sent either to the telemetry transmitters or the two hard disks for onboard storage.
The LXeGRIT Compton Telescope Prototype: Current Status and Future Prospects
The cavity field ~hi→a (~x) summarizes all warnings sent to i from the constraints different from a.
Constraint Satisfaction by Survey Propagation