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send–off

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noun \ˈsend-ˌȯf\

Simple Definition of send–off

  • : an occasion when people gather together to say goodbye to someone who is leaving

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of send–off

  1. :  a demonstration of goodwill and enthusiasm for the beginning of a new venture (as a trip)

1872

First Known Use of send–off

1872


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