send away

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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to tell to leave)
a. despedir
The king sent the guards away to speak to the prince in private.El rey despidió a los guardias para hablar con el príncipe en privado.
b. despachar
The teacher sent the other students away but asked Harry to stay behind.El profesor despachó a los demás alumnos pero pidió que Harry se quedara.
2. (to send to a place)
a. mandar
Quinn's parents sent him away to a camp for kids with behavioral problemas.Los padres de Quinn lo mandaron a un campamento para jóvenes con problemas de comportamiento.
b. largar
The farmer sent his son away to be an apprentice to a blacksmith.El granjero largó a su hijo para estar de aprendiz con un herrero.
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send away
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a.
to s somebody awaymandar a alguien que se marche
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
intransitive verb
2. (general)
a.
to s away for somethingpedir algo por correo
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send away
verb:intransitive:plus_adverb
to send away for sth escribir pidiendo algo; pedir algo por correo
I sent away for their catalogue She sent away for a collection of china birds and a clock
transitive verb
1 [+person] (dismiss) despachar; (send to another place) mandar
I ordered the servants to send him away ordené a los criados que lo despacharan; I was sent away to boarding school at 13 me mandaron a un internado a los 13 años; please don't send me away again por favor no me vuelvas a pedir que me vaya
he called three times but I ordered the servants to send him away She tipped the room service waiter and sent him away He told her what to do, gave her the money and sent her away My advice is to send her away for a while. A change of atmosphere will do her good You shouldn't have sent them away to school after due consideration it was decided to send him away to live with foster parents to send sb away with a flea in their ear
2 [+goods] mandar; enviar
it will have to be sent away to be repaired habrá que mandarlo or enviarlo a que lo arreglen
The shop sent the faulty stereo away for repair
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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