Synonyms of send in English:

send


See definition of send

verb

1‘she said she'd send me a letter’

SYNONYMS
dispatch, post, mail, put in the mail, put in the post, address, get off, convey, consign, direct, forward, redirect, send on, remit, airmail
ANTONYMS

receive

2‘they sent a message to headquarters’

SYNONYMS
transmit, convey, communicate
telephone, phone, broadcast, televise, telecast, radio, fax, email, upload, ISDN, FTP
dated telegraph, wire, cable
ANTONYMS

receive

3‘we have sent for a doctor’

SYNONYMS
call, call for, call in, summon, ask to come, request, request the attendance of, request the presence of, order, contact, fetch

4‘I squeezed the plastic bottle and sent a jet of petrol out of it’

SYNONYMS
propel, project, send forth, eject, deliver, discharge, spout, fire, shoot, blast, catapult, launch, release, force, push, impel, ram
throw, fling, toss, lob, hurl, shy, cast, let fly
informal chuck, sling, bung

5‘the empty barrels send off evil-smelling fumes’

SYNONYMS
emit, give off, discharge, exude, send out, send forth, eject, release, leak

6‘it's enough to send one mad’

SYNONYMS
make, drive, cause to be, cause to become

7‘it's the spectacle and music that send us, not the words’

SYNONYMS
excite, stimulate, move, rouse, stir, thrill, electrify, intoxicate, enrapture, enthral, grip, ravish, charm, delight, give pleasure to, titillate
informal turn on, blow away, give someone a buzz, give someone a kick, stoke

Phrases

    send someone down

    1‘she was sent down from Cambridge’


    SYNONYMS
    British

    expel, exclude

    British

    rusticate

    ANTONYMS

    admit, readmit

    2‘he pleaded guilty and was sent down for life’


    SYNONYMS

    send to prison, sentence to imprisonment, imprison, jail, incarcerate, lock up, confine, detain, intern, immure

    informal

    put away

    British informal

    bang up

    ANTONYMS

    release, let off

    send someone off

    ‘Miller was sent off for a second bookable offence’


    SYNONYMS

    order off, tell to leave the field, dismiss

    show someone the red card

    informal

    red-card, send for an early bath, give someone their marching orders, sin-bin

    send someone to Coventry

    ‘all three have been sent to Coventry for not treading the party line’


    SYNONYMS
    British

    ostracize, exclude, shun, spurn, cold-shoulder, give someone the cold shoulder, reject, repudiate, boycott, blackball, blacklist, cast off, cast out, shut out, avoid, ignore, snub, cut dead, keep at arm's length, leave out in the cold, bar, ban, debar, banish, exile, expel

    North American

    disfellowship

    informal

    freeze out, hand someone the frozen mitt

    British informal

    blank

    dated

    cut

    send someone packing

    ‘they decided they'd had enough of him, and sent him packing’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    expel, send away, eject, turn out, throw out, force out, oust, evict, put out, get rid of

    dismiss, discharge

    informal

    chuck out, kick out, boot out, defenestrate, show the door to, give someone their marching orders, throw someone out on their ear, sack, fire, give someone the boot, axe

    British informal

    give someone the push, give someone the elbow, give someone the big E, bin off, turf out

    North American informal

    give someone the air, give someone the bum's rush

    send someone/something up

    ‘we used to send him up something rotten’


    SYNONYMS
    informal

    satirize, ridicule, make fun of, parody, lampoon, mock, caricature, imitate, ape

    informal

    take off, spoof, take the mickey out of

    archaic

    monkey

    British vulgar slang

    take the piss out of