send down

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send down(
sehnd
 
daun
)
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.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(to send to prision) (United Kingdom)
a. mandar a la cárcel
We mustn't be caught or they'll send us down for life.No nos pueden agarrar o nos mandarán a la cárcel de por vida.
b. meter preso
They're going to send Andrew down for the robbery.Van a meter preso a Andrew por el robo.
2. (to expel) (United Kingdom)
a. expulsar
If you are unable to stay abreast of your studies, you shall be sent down.Si no te muestras incapaz de mantenerte al día en tus estudios, te tendremos que expulsar.
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send down
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. (university) (United Kingdom)
a. expulsar (expel)
2. (colloquial)
a. encarcelar (send to prison)
b. enchironar
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
c. mandar en cana
d. mandar al bote
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
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send down
transitive verb
1 (cause to go down) [+prices] provocar la bajada de; hacer bajar; [+diver] mandar; enviar
Mr Shevardnadze's departure sent share prices down
2 (Britain) (Univ) (expel) expulsar
He was sent down from Trinity College for sexual misdemeanors
3 (imprison) meter en la cárcel
he was sent down for two years lo condenaron a dos años de cárcel
The two rapists were sent down for life in 1983 His fingerprints were all over it - that would be enough to send him down for several more years She wondered if he had been sent down for gambling
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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