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sent away

adjective as in discharged

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Derrick “Pimp Snooky” Avery was sent away for 20 years in 2010.

After an angry confrontation with the older man, Di Grisi was sent away and told never to come back.

So he was sent away in 1964 to apprentice at the Rolls-Royce plant in England.

She faked a growing belly using pillows in order to cover for her pregnant daughter (whom she, naturally, sent away to a convent).

Just a few weeks before he was sent away, he voiced his frustration with the church.

Undesirable inhabitants of the country are being sent away, especially the Japanese, who are more dangerous than the Chinese.

She had sent away her attendants, bolted the door against her mother, and sat waiting her summons.

On the evening of September 17th he sent away his advance guard of two thousand men in eighty small boats.

On Louis entering his chamber, he sent away Lorenzo; that he, at least, might enjoy the sleep that fled his master's eyes.

Bannister, whatever time this young person comes back, see that she is not sent away, and ask her in to the little morning room.


On this page you'll find 122 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to send away, such as: boycott, cold shoulder, contradict, cut, deny, and disclaim.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.