resend

verb
re·​send | \ (ˈ)rē-ˈsend How to pronounce resend (audio) \
resent\ (ˈ)rē-​ˈsent How to pronounce resent (audio) \; resending

Definition of resend

transitive verb

: to send again or back

Examples of resend in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But someone wrote the reversal code incorrectly, Slavkin said, prompting Cachet to resend the reversal order using the correct code. Ron Hurtibise, sun-sentinel.com, "Direct deposit reversals strand hundreds of South Florida employees after payroll firm shuts down," 10 Sep. 2019 Heck, even the creator of PGP (OK, GPG, for you pedants), Phil Zimmerman himself, asked us back in 2014 to resend something to him in plaintext. Cyrus Farivar, Ars Technica, "Here’s how to send Ars confidential information, securely," 2 June 2018 That means setting up permanent vacation responders on Gmail and telling friends to resend files or video links that don’t require Google software. Greg Bensinger, Washington Post, "Never-Googlers: Web users take the ultimate step to guard their data," 23 July 2019 Your phone will likely resend the text as a green bubble SMS. Alexander George, Popular Mechanics, "Why Your iMessage Is Misbehaving and How to Fix It," 8 Nov. 2018 Heck, even the creator of PGP (OK, GPG, for you pedants), Phil Zimmerman himself, asked us back in 2014 to resend something to him in plaintext. Cyrus Farivar, Ars Technica, "Here’s how to send Ars confidential information, securely," 2 June 2018 Thus, the FBI’s intervention software has to resend the stop command each time the malware sends a beacon, until the victim removes Coreflood from his system. Kim Zetter, WIRED, "FBI vs. Coreflood Botnet: Round 1 Goes to the Feds," 26 Apr. 2011

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First Known Use of resend

1534, in the meaning defined above

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21 Sep 2019

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The first known use of resend was in 1534

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