send forth

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1. To cause (something) to be conveyed to a destination:
2. To direct or allow to leave.Also used with away:
Idioms: send about one's business, send packing, show someone the door.
3. To direct (a person) elsewhere for help or information:
4. Slang. To move or excite greatly:
phrasal verb
send for
To demand to appear, come, or assemble:
phrasal verb
send forth
To discharge material, as vapor or fumes, usually suddenly and violently:
phrasal verb
send up
Informal. To place officially in confinement:
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vt sep (liter)aussenden (geh); blossomhervorbringen; smellverströmen (geh); heat, lightausstrahlen
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For, as when the red-cheeked, dancing girls, April and May, trip home to the wintry, misanthropic woods; even the barest, ruggedest, most thunder-cloven old oak will at least send forth some few green sprouts, to welcome such glad-hearted visitants; so Ahab did, in the end, a little respond to the playful allurings of that girlish air.
"Send forth your Spirits to carry sorrow and desolation over the happy earth, and win for yourself the fear and hatred of those who would so gladly love and reverence you.
When the water is at its height, the alders, willows, and maples send forth a mass of fibrous red roots several feet long from all sides of their stems in the water, and to the height of three or four feet from the ground, in the effort to maintain themselves; and I have known the high blueberry bushes about the shore, which commonly produce no fruit, bear an abundant crop under these circumstances.
Pray, therefore, the Lord of the harvest to send forth laborers into His harvest' (Luke 10:2).
On the claim of disrespect and disregard for the will of the Liberian people, it says the COP leadership unjustifiably refused to have presented the petition statement to the Government of Liberia's representatives present at the protest site that day or to the ECOWAS Ambassador and his team that turned out to monitor the protest, saying, 'We see this act on the part of the leadership of COP as being disrespectful and anti-peace; undemocratic tendencies that the EFFL will not embrace, because what such tendencies do is to only send forth a message of undermining our country hard-earned peace that we continue to enjoy in this democratic space in spite of the current dingy and stuffy economic dilemma the country is engulfed in.'
Universities were asked to send forth their proposals for establishing their campuses within the city.
Sir Syed's famous speech, which he made while laying the foundation of MAO College by Lord Lytton on 18 January 1877, is the soul of Aligarh Movement, where he said, "From the seed which we sow today, there may spring up a mighty tree, whose branches, shall in their turn strike firm roots into the earth, and themselves send forth new and vigorous saplings".
Named immito, from the Latin word immitto meaning "to launch or send forth," the new company will support emerging and growing businesses in all 50 states.
By LUCY KAMAUThe Pearl by John Steinbeck presents a simple story with a few characters that send forth a vital message to the reader.
Send Forth Church, 25a Herbert Street, Loughborough, Epic Explorers Bible Club at Send Forth Church - fun, games, dramas, and exploring stories from the Bible.
It was a night of accolades and honour a few days ago, when the Central Bank of Nigeria held a send forth party for Ibadan top politician, Bayo Adelabu in Abuja.
Lord, continue to send forth Your divine aid upon us as we journey in this valley of tears.