send forth

Definition of send forth

formal

  1. 1 :  to cause (something) to be heard <She sent forth a loud cry.>

  2. 2 :  to cause (light, heat, etc.) to move outward from a source <The tropical flowers sent forth a wonderful fragrance.>

  3. 3 :  to produce (something) in the process of growing or developing <The plant began to send forth its shoots.>

Word by Word Definitions

sendplay
  1. :  to cause to go: such as

    :  to propel or throw in a particular direction

    :  deliver

  1. :  the lift of a wave :  scend

forthplay
  1. :  onward in time, place, or order :  forward

    :  out into notice or view

    :  away, abroad

  1. :  forth from :  out of


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