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send

1. verb transmit, communicate2. verb email3. verb pass on4. verb convey5. verb cause sb to go6. verb dispatch7. verb cause to become8. verb cause to move
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1 verb transmit, communicate TRANSITIVEcuir verb  c m useol verb  c m ushe sent an email to the staff chuir sí ríomhphost chuig an bhfoireann, sheol sí ríomhphost chuig an bhfoireannhe sent a card to his mother for her birthday chuir sé cárta chuig a mháthair dá lá breitheplease send me some more money cuir tuilleadh airgid chugam, le do thoilyou must send us the application form by post ní mór duit an fhoirm iarratais a sheoladh chugainn tríd an bpostno personal information will be sent via e-mail ní chuirfear aon eolas pearsanta amach ar an ríomhphost 2 verb email INTRANSITIVEseol verb  c m uprint it before clicking on 'send' priontáil é sula gcliceálann tú ar 'seol'
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3 verb pass on TRANSITIVEthey sent their apologies ghabh siad a leithscéaltell them I send my regards abair leo go raibh mé ag cur a dtuairisce, abair leo go raibh mé á bhfiafraí 4 verb convey TRANSITIVEseol verb  c m uthe brain was sending signals to the nerves too early bhí an inchinn ag seoladh comharthaí chuig na néaróga róluathwhat message does this send to other workers? cén teachtaireacht a thugann sé seo d'oibrithe eile? 5 verb cause sb to go TRANSITIVEcuir verb  c m uwe'll send a representative cuirfimid ionadaí annhe was sent to prison cuireadh i bpríosún é, cuireadh sa phríosún éshe was sent to a hospital in England cuireadh chuig ospidéal i Sasana íthey sent her here to tell me the news chuir siad anseo í leis an scéala a thabhairt domhis friends sent him home chuir a chuid cairde abhaile éthey were sent down the mines cuireadh síos sna mianaigh iadshe was sent to fetch him cuireadh faoina dhéin í, cuireadh faoina choinne í 6 verb dispatch TRANSITIVEcuir amach PhrV  c m ucuir verb  c m uthey're sending an ambulance tá siad ag cur otharchairr amachwe're in trouble - please send help! táimid i dtrioblóid - cuir cuidiú chugainn!, táimid i sáinn - seol cúnamh chugainn!he asked them to send a doctor d'iarr sé orthu dochtúir a chur amachwe'll send you a taxi in 10 minutes cuirfimid tacsaí amach chugat faoi cheann 10 nóiméad 7 verb cause to become TRANSITIVEcuir verb  c m uthe loneliness was sending her mad bhí an t-uaigneas á cur as a meabhairthis sent everyone into fits of laughter chuir sé seo gach duine sna trithí gáire, bhí gach duine lag ag gáire faoi seothe news sent him into a rage chuir an scéala cuthach air, chuir an scéala ar buile é, chuir an scéala ar mire glan é 8 verb cause to move TRANSITIVEcuir verb  c m udemand sent the price soaring chuir an t-éileamh na praghsanna in airde go mór, d'ardaigh an praghas go mór i ngeall ar éileamhseeing him again sent shivers down her spine chuir sé creathanna tríthi é a fheiceáil arísthe car was sent off the road cuireadh an carr den bhealach
phrases

to send sb about their business

bata agus bóthar a thabhairt do dhuineduine a dhíbirtI sent him about his business thug mé bata agus bóthar dó, dúirt mé leis bóthar a bhualadh

to send sb to Coventry

neamhaird a dhéanamh de dhuinedo dhroim a iompú ar dhuine

to send sb packing

informal 1 dismiss abruptlybata agus bóthar a thabhairt do informala rá le duine bóthar a bhualadh informalthe teacher sent the messers in the class packing thug an múinteoir bata agus bóthar do na pleidhcí sa rang 2 defeat soundlygreadadh a thabhairt do dhuinegreasáil a bhualadh ar dhuinethey sent their opponents packing thug siad greadadh dá gcéilí comhraic

to send sb off with a flea in their ear

(also

to send sb away with a flea in their ear

) informal íde béil a thabhairt do dhuinean diabhal le hithe a thabhairt do dhuine informalshe sent him off with a flea in his ear when he asked for more money thug sí íde béil dó nuair a d'iarr sé a thuilleadh airgid

to send sb to sleep

(also

to put sb to sleep

) 1 make sb fall asleepduine a chur a chodladhshe sent the baby to sleep in her arms chuir sí an leanbh a chodladh ina baclainn, bhréag sí an leanbh chun codlata ina baclainn 2 make sb boredduine a chur a chodladhcodladh a chur ar dhuinethe play sent the audience to sleep chuir an dráma an lucht féachana a chodladh, chuir an dráma codladh ar an lucht féachana

to send word that

scéala a chur goa chur in iúl gotabhairt le fios gothey sent us word that their daughter was ill chuir siad scéala chugainn go raibh a n-iníon tinn, chuir siad in iúl dúinn go raibh a n-iníon breoite

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