send-off

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\ ˈsend-ˌȯf How to pronounce send-off (audio) \

Definition of send-off

: a demonstration of goodwill and enthusiasm for the beginning of a new venture (such as a trip)

First Known Use of send-off

1872, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of send-off was in 1872

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“Send-off.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/send-off. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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send-off

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English Language Learners Definition of send-off

: an occasion when people gather together to say goodbye to someone who is leaving

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