send forth

phrasal verb
sent forth; sending forth; sends forth

Definition of send forth

formal
1 : to cause (something) to be heard She sent forth a loud cry.
2 : to cause (light, heat, etc.) to move outward from a source The tropical flowers sent forth a wonderful fragrance.
3 : to produce (something) in the process of growing or developing The plant began to send forth its shoots.

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“Send forth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/send%20forth. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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