send+to+prison

  • 1send to prison — index apprehend (arrest), commit (institutionalize), constrain (imprison), immure, imprison …

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  • 2Send (HM Prison) — Infobox HM Prison name = HMP Send size = caption = opened = 1962 type = Adult Female/Closed figures = 218 (October 2006) location = Send, Surrey governor = Ian Murray prisonid = 617 HMP Send is a women s prison in Send, near Woking in Surrey,… …

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  • 3send — I. /sɛnd / (say send) verb (sent, sending) –verb (t) 1. to cause to go; direct or order to go: to send a messenger. 2. to cause to be conveyed or transmitted to a destination: to send a letter. 3. to compel, order, or force to go: to send someone …

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  • 4send — send1 sendable, adj. /send/, v., sent, sending. v.t. 1. to cause, permit, or enable to go: to send a messenger; They sent their son to college. 2. to cause to be conveyed or transmitted to a destination: to send a letter. 3. to order, direct,… …

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  • 5send — I [[t]sɛnd[/t]] v. sent, send•ing 1) to cause or enable to go: to send a messenger[/ex] 2) to cause to be conveyed to a destination: to send a letter[/ex] 3) to order or request to go: sending troops to battle[/ex] 4) to propel or drive: to send… …

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  • 6prison — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Place of confinement Nouns 1. prison, penitentiary; maximum, medium, or minimum security prison, jail, lockup, gaol, cage, coop, den, cell, oubliette; cell block; stronghold, fortress, keep, dungeon,… …

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  • 7send someone down — 1 (Brit.) she was sent down from Cambridge: EXPEL, exclude; Brit. rusticate. 2 (informal) he was sent down for life: SEND TO PRISON, imprison, jail, incarcerate, lo …

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  • 8send someone down — informal Syn: send to prison, imprison, jail, incarcerate, lock up, confine, detain, intern; informal put away; Brit.; informal bang up …

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  • 9send — W1S1 [send] v past tense and past participle sent [sent] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(by post etc)¦ 2¦(radio/computer etc)¦ 3¦(person to place)¦ 4 send (somebody) a message/signal 5 send your love/regards/best wishes etc 6¦(cause to move)¦ 7 send… …

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  • 10send — [ send ] (past tense and past participle sent [ sent ] ) verb transitive *** 1. ) to mail a letter or package to someone: I sent the letters yesterday, so they should arrive today. send someone something: I ll send you a copy of the report. send… …

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  • 11Prison Break (season 1) — Prison Break season 1 Prison Break season one DVD cover Country of origin United States …

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  • 12send — /send/ verb past tense and past participle sent /sent/ 1 BY POST/RADIO ETC (T) to arrange for something to go or be taken to another place, especially by post: send sb a letter/message/card: Honestly, I get tired of sending Christmas cards. |… …

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  • 13send — send1 [send] vt. sent, sending [ME senden < OE sendan, akin to Ger senden, Goth sandjan, caus. formation, “to cause to go” < IE base * sent , to go, find out, discover > L sentire, to feel, sense, OIr sēt, way] 1. a) to cause to go or be …

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  • 14Prison reform — is the attempt to improve conditions inside prisons, aiming at a more effective penal system.TheoryA precise definition refers to an attempt to change the penal system, typically from one model to another. Changing back to an earlier model is… …

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  • 15Send — may be: *Send, Surrey, England *HMP Send, the women s prison at Send *SEND protocol *Send (album), a 2003 album by the rock band Wire *Send (audio), an output from an audio mixer which is usually designed to carry a given channel to an effects or …

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  • 16send back someone — send back (someone/something) to return someone or something to the place they came from. A year after he got out of prison, he was sent back for dealing in drugs. Some computer ads allow users to click on a button and send an e mail back to the… …

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  • 17send back something — send back (someone/something) to return someone or something to the place they came from. A year after he got out of prison, he was sent back for dealing in drugs. Some computer ads allow users to click on a button and send an e mail back to the… …

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  • 18send back — (someone/something) to return someone or something to the place they came from. A year after he got out of prison, he was sent back for dealing in drugs. Some computer ads allow users to click on a button and send an e mail back to the advertiser …

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  • 19send him up — send him to prison, find evidence to convict him    The criminal threatened to kill the policeman who sent him up …

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  • 20send — [[t]se̱nd[/t]] ♦ sends, sending, sent 1) VERB When you send someone something, you arrange for it to be taken and delivered to them, for example by post. [V n n] Myra Cunningham sent me a note thanking me for dinner... [V n to n] I sent a copy to …

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