send out

Definition of send out

1 :to mail (something) to many different people or places
  • Have you sent out the invitations yet?
2 :to cause (a signal) to go out
  • The pilot sent out a distress signal.
3 :to cause (light, heat, etc.) to move outward from a source
  • The coals sent out a reddish glow.
4 :to produce (something) in the process of growing or developing
  • The plant began to send out its shoots.

Word by Word Definitions

send play
  1. : to cause to go: such as

  2. : to propel or throw in a particular direction

  3. : deliver

  1. : the lift of a wave : scend

out play
  1. : in a direction away from the inside or center

  2. : outside

  3. : from among others

  1. : eject, oust

  2. : to identify publicly as being such secretly

  3. : to become publicly known

  1. used as a function word to indicate an outward movement

  1. : situated outside : external

  2. : out-of-bounds

  3. : situated at a distance : outlying

  1. : outside

  2. : one who is out of office or power or on the outside

  3. : an act or instance of putting a player out or of being put out in baseball

  1. : in a manner that exceeds or surpasses and sometimes overpowers or defeats


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