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Dictionary Definition

sent adj : caused or enabled to go or be conveyed or transmitted [ant: unsent] n : 100 senti equal 1 kroon [also: senti (pl)]send


1 cause to go somewhere; "The explosion sent the car flying in the air"; "She sent her children to camp"; "He directed all his energies into his dissertation" [syn: direct]
2 to cause or order to be taken, directed, or transmitted to another place; "He had sent the dispatches downtown to the proper people and had slept" [syn: send out]
3 cause to be directed or transmitted to another place; "send me your latest results"; "I'll mail you the paper when it's written" [syn: mail, post]
4 transport commercially [syn: transport, ship]
5 assign to a station [syn: station, post, base, place]
6 transfer; "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia" [syn: get off, send off]
7 cause to be admitted; of persons to an institution; "After the second episode, she had to be committed"; "he was committed to prison" [syn: commit, institutionalize, institutionalise, charge]
8 broadcast over the airwaves, as in radio or television; "We cannot air this X-rated song" [syn: air, broadcast, beam, transmit] [also: sent]sent See send [also: senti (pl)]

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  1. A subdivision of currency, equal to a 1/100th of an Estonian kroon


  1. past of send


simple past of "to send"
past participle of "to send"



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Extensive Definition

Sent is a municipality in the district of Inn in the Swiss canton of Graubünden.
It has approximately 860 inhabitants and is located in the lower Engadine valley. The town's economy is based primarily on tourism. Its inhabitants speak Romansh.
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sent in Romansh: Sent
sent in Russian: Зент (Граубюнден)
sent in Swedish: Sent (kommun, CH-GR)
sent in Volapük: Sent
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