send off

Definitions

  • The Old Fifth Avenue Send-Off
    The Old Fifth Avenue Send-Off
  • WordNet 3.6
    • v send off transfer "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia"
    • v send off throw, send, or cast forward "project a missile"
    • v send off send away towards a designated goal
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Additional illustrations & photos:

BEAU BRUMMEL BILLING GIVES THE 'NO-STARCH' MOVEMENT A GOOD SEND-OFF BEAU BRUMMEL BILLING GIVES THE 'NO-STARCH' MOVEMENT A GOOD SEND-OFF

Usage

In literature:

It seems cowardly to send them off to be plundered without giving them a hint of their danger.
"Do and Dare" by Horatio Alger, Jr.
I will stay here and send off at once our first letter to Euphrosyne.
"A Fascinating Traitor" by Richard Henry Savage
Here stood a deep wooden box containing a case of shoes ready to send off.
"Bound to Rise" by Horatio Alger
I shall send you off to Edinburgh in a post-chaise and four this very day.
"Guy Mannering, or The Astrologer, Complete, Illustrated" by Sir Walter Scott
We'd send him off to India or somewhere, like Aunt Lily's.
"The Two Sides of the Shield" by Charlotte M. Yonge
Some of the fellers from round about 'as come in to give her a send-off like.
"An Outback Marriage" by Andrew Barton Paterson
So I break off to send you this with the former.
"Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded" by Samuel Richardson
But send soon, for we are cut off, and the end may come any hour.
"Romany of the Snows Being A Continuation Of The Personal Histories Of "Pierre And His People" And The Last Existing Records Of Pretty Pierre" by Gilbert Parker
What accusations might he not send off on the spot to the Byzantine Court?
"Hypatia" by Charles Kingsley
Tom's work was done, and he flew off to the aid of Jack, who had overcome one Hun, sending his plane crashing to earth.
"Air Service Boys in the Big Battle" by Charles Amory Beach
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In poetry:

I am with terrorism
as long as the new world order
wants to slaughter my off-spring.
and send them to dogs.
"I Am With Terrorism" by Nizar Qabbani
"An' if it gits any worse, Mister,
You can send an' call me,
But — don't you take no sail off 'er,"
Said the Ol' Man,
Said 'e!
"What The Old Man Said" by Cicely Fox Smith
"Y schall her sende a wheyt palffrey,
Het hambellet as the weynde;
Ner for the loffe of yowr weyffe,
Off mor sorow scholde yow seyng."
"Robin Hood And The Potter" by Andrew Lang
The babbling froth of the surface foam
Clings close to the side of my moveless boat,
Like endless meshes of honeycomb,--
And I break it off, and send it afloat.
"Slack Tide" by Sophie Margaret Hensley
The night's cold it was bitter enough,
But who shall keep the fierce Day off?
And must he lie, be burnt and baked
In the hot sands, with lips unslaked? --
Will no one give him dews and rain?
Lord, send the frozen night again!
"No Man's Land" by Katharine Tynan
What is this thing, Morley, and how can you mean it?
We have lost our estate here before we have seen it;
Have patience, soft Morley in anger replied;
To find out our way let us send off our guide.
Derry down, down, hey derry down.
"Down-Hall. A Ballad." by Matthew Prior

In news:

Kidd's Kids SWA Send Off .
One thing that I always enjoy is the send off .
Phantom True Performance presents "Go, Brett" – an ASP World Tour Send-Off Party.
A " send-off " will be held for Miss North Dakota's Outstanding Teen Kaylee Seven from 6:30-8:30 pm, Wednesday, Aug 1, at the Aafedt/McCabe home on the corner of 13th and University Avenue in Williston.
Stoops savors Seminoles send-off .
The Big Country Chapter of the Texas Tech Parents Association will be hosting their annual 'Texas Tech Red Raider Send Off ' August 3rd, 2012 at Frontier Texas.
Summer Camp Send-off For Madison County Youths.
Area Youths Get Police Summer Camp Send Off .
(JOHNSTON)--A send-off ceremony for Troop C of the Iowa Army National Guard is planned in Le Mars this (Thursday) morning.
This morning, a ' send-off ' parade was held for the team.
Oprah's Royal Indian Send-Off .
Posts With Keyword ' Send-off Ceremony.
A send-off ceremony is being held Thursday morning in Ankeny for over 120 members of the Iowa National Guard.
Send off ceremony for troops in Mississippi.
A send off ceremony is one part in preparing for deployment to Afghanistan for the 289th Engineer Battalion Vertical Construction company, where these men and women will be overseas for 11 months in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.
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In science:

The obvious question arises whether the limit Q2 → ∞ must be taken before or after removing the cut-off by sending it to infinity.
Pion Structure at High and Low Energies in Chiral Quark Models
The conclusion he wants to establish (which is about causality, not merely the ability to send signals) is, according to that positivist philosophy, off the table from the very beginning.
Bell Locality and the Nonlocal Character of Nature
The DOMCOM cards can be thought of as specialized serial ports for communicating with the DOMs with additional functions for powering on and off each DOM, and sending and receiving time calibration pulses.
The ICECUBE prototype string in AMANDA
The meaning of this limit is that it corresponds to the clustering dynamics of scales much smaller that 1/µ for the screened pair interaction, and the limit µ → 0 sends this upper cut-off scale to infinity.
Gravitational force in an infinite one-dimensional Poisson distribution
Link the points of ξ into a tree by defining the mother of each point as follows: place an interval of length one around the point parallel to the x-axis and send the interval off in the direction of the y -axis until it hits a point, let that point be the mother of the point we started from.
What is typical?
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