send out

phrasal verb

sent out; sending out; sends 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.

Examples of send out in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Inflation Reduction Act In April alone, Stark sent out requests from the city, or participated in supporting requests through city partners, for some $200 million in federal grant funding tied to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s $5 billion Climate Pollution Reduction Grants program. Frederick Melo, Twin Cities, 9 June 2024 One Redditor suggested that the bride’s sister send out apology messages in response to her actions. Kimberlee Speakman, Peoplemag, 6 June 2024 The photo, sent out as soon as possible on a commercial flight to reach the AP’s offices, was published on front pages internationally the following morning. Lucy McKeon, New York Times, 3 June 2024 The city’s animal shelters are in crisis because of a lack of space and an influx of animals, according to an email to the public from Animal Services sent out near the end of day Friday. Dakota Smith, Los Angeles Times, 1 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for send out 

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“Send out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/send%20out. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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