send

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send is part of the Basic English 850.
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send is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
send

Pronunciation[change]

Verb[change]

Plain form
send

Third person singular
sends

Simple past
sent

Past participle
sent

Present participle
sending

A mailbox or postbox that people can use to send letters
Sending a letter
  1. To send something is to make the thing go somewhere without the person. A person sends a letter by putting it in a mailbox. A person can send another person somewhere by telling the person to go there.
    She needed to send a letter to her mother to say she had arrived safely.
    Could you send Roger into see me please?