send back
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send back(
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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. (general)
a. devolver
The shoes I ordered came in the wrong size, so I sent them back.La talla de los zapatos que pedí no era la correcta, así que los devolví.
b. mandar de vuelta
Stephanie sent the soup back to the kitchen because it was cold.Stephanie mandó la sopa de vuelta a la cocina porque estaba fría.
c. hacer volver (person)
Angel sent Diego back to the kitchen for a knife to cut the cake.Ángel hizo volver a Diego a la cocina por un cuchillo para cortar el pastel.
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send back
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. (purchase, order of food)
a. devolver
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send back
transitive verb
[+person] hacer volver; hacer regresar; [+goods] mandar de vuelta; devolver; [+ball] devolver
the school nurse sent the boy back home with a fever they believe the refugees should be sent back to where they came from She sent the torn dress back to the mail-order company She sent back her breakfast tray untouched Sir Dennis took one look and sent it back I kicked the ball over the fence and the neighbours sent it back He sent the frisby skimming back to his partner
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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