send away

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v send away terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position "The boss fired his secretary today","The company terminated 25% of its workers"
    • v send away stop associating with "They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock"
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Usage

In literature:

But now, Ellen love, do you know I must send you away?
"The Wide, Wide World" by Susan Warner
I don't believe Cliffe really suits her; but father never likes to send her away.
"Our Bessie" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
Why do you propose to send me away from you?
"Wee Wifie" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
If only mother would send Biddy away and get another servant!
"Lover or Friend" by Rosa Nouchette Carey
Send the 'chink' away.
"They of the High Trails" by Hamlin Garland
So Papa Phil says he's going to send me away where I won't hear such horrors.
"The Treasure Trail" by Marah Ellis Ryan
It was a disconcerting note for it had a wild quality as if it were being run away with and was sending forth an appeal.
"At the Crossroads" by Harriet T. Comstock
He is absolutely talking of sending the man away after having had him with him for nearly thirty years.
"Marion Fay" by Anthony Trollope
If you're not decent to him, if you send him away, I swear I'll go too.
"Astounding Stories, March, 1931" by Various
But she had not the courage to send him away, to break with him entirely.
"Kildares of Storm" by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
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In poetry:

I will not tremble nor delay,
Unworthy though I be:
He will not send my soul away
Who gave Himself for me.
"Holy Communion" by Samuel John Stone
God send thee peace, Oh, great unhappy heart—
A world away, I pray that thou mayst rest
Softly as on the Well-Belovèd's breast,
Where ever in her wistful dreams thou art.
"A Song Of Heloise" by Theodosia Garrison
My dear, the bard his greeting sends,
And wishes you and all your friends,
A happy birthday meeting.
Let social pleasures crown the day,
But while you chase dull care away,
Remember time is fleeting.
"To A Little Girl On Her Birthday" by David John Scott
O Lord, I kneel at mother's knee,
And lift my trembling heart to thee.
Send down thy grace, I meekly pray,
To drive my evil thoughts away:
Alas! even now I feel my heart,
From God is learning to depart.
"The Child's Prayer" by James Avis Bartley
And they were wroth with him and said to him, 'Thou hast led us
into the desert that we might hearken to thee. Wilt thou send us
away hungry, and the great multitude that thou hast made to follow
thee?'
"The Teacher Of Wisdom" by Oscar Wilde
Or if hereafter any of my friends
Will use me in this kinde, the doore
Shall still be open; what he sends
I will present, and somewhat more,
Not to his hurt. Sighs will convey Anything to me. Heark despair, away.
"The Bag" by George Herbert

In news:

CIA Director David Petraeus was shocked to learn last summer that his mistress was suspected of sending threatening emails warning another woman to stay away from him, former staff members and friends told The Associated Press Monday.
Deadline to send greetings through 'Holiday Mail for Heroes' one week away.
CIA Director David Petraeus was shocked to learn last summer that his mistress was suspected of sending threatening emails warning another woman to stay away from him, former staff members and friends told The Associated Press on Monday.
Zoo officials announced they are moving her away from the public in an attempt to quit smoking or sending her to rehab.
Send us a photo of the one that didn't get away and we'll post it in our gallery.
Christmas may be about six weeks away, but it is time to start thinking about where you plan to send gifts, packages and mail.
Well let 99.9 KTDY send you away for an amazing and relaxing 2 night stay at Cypress Bend Resort on Toledo Bend Lake.
When Caltrans receives calls, dispatchers send pick-up or patrol trucks to haul away smaller road kill .
Three-team trade brings in shortstop, sends away Bauer.
When 14-year-old Hunter Mulford and her friends go shopping, they love to click away at potential purchases with their camera phones and send the images to other friends for instant reviews.
Send away the clowns.
CIA Director David Petraeus was shocked to learn last summer that his mistress was suspected of sending threatening emails warning another woman to stay away from him, former staff members and friends said Monday.
The Arkansas Republican says the US has to stop training foreigners in STEM, then sending them away.
Now with my iPhone I can send messages a dozen different ways without ever talking on the phone, and that's the problem: mobile phones have stripped away the emotion and context of our social interaction.
His own dad would send him elaborate Japanese silks while away from the family.
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In science:

The editor of Applicable Analysis did not send me Sabatier’s letter, so I was not able to reply to this letter right away.
Comments on the letter of P.Sabatier "An erroneous statement"
The key idea is that while B1 sends the eigen-directions of A1 away from the eigen-hyperplanes of A1 , we can estimate this quantitatively by giving an explicit lower bound.
Uniform independence in linear groups
We say that a rotor configuration r is b-free if for every v ∈ Vo we have r(v ) 6= b(v ); i.e. every rotor will send its next particle away from the root.
Rotor walks on general trees
Thus, the fixed point ¯N (t) = et is unstable in all directions but one (f1 ), and Dα sends the deformed exponentials away from the fixed point.
Generating functions for generalized binomial distributions
Naturally, I will send you right away a copy.
Genesis of general relativity - Discovery of general relativity
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