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sent packing

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1 to let go from office, service, or employment
  • After he missed work three times in one week they sent the new guy packing.

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2 to drive or force out
  • The exterminator showed up and sent the termites packing.

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“Sent packing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sent%20packing. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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