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noun as in shipping

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“Wait…” Suddenly a huge, graceful black marlin leaps out of the water, sending a shower of water ten feet high.

Does the sending of the message “justify” the tragedy that caused it?

Five days later authorities were able to match a fingerprint at the post office to Wilson sending him to an early retirement.

She recounts sending Ivgy a script, then tracking the actress down at school.

The Kings are sending the message that this is not always the case.

He accuses the latter of various illegal and crafty acts, among them sending contraband gold and jewels to Mexico.

Outsiders lack adequate motives for sending the notes home; issuers lack adequate motives for calling them home.

This, of course, I always gave to the guide to use in sending the letter when he got to the trading-post.

In the telegraph office a young signaler was sending a thrilling message to Umballa, Lahore and the north.

Each day he was sending serenely confident telegrams to Calcutta and receiving equally reassuring ones from a fatuous Viceroy.


On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sending, such as: mailing, dispatching, and posting.

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