send down

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send down

  1. (UK, Ireland) To expel an undergraduate from university.
    He was sent down from Oxford for theft.
  2. (cricket) To bowl.
  3. (slang) To commit someone to a prison term.
    Eventually she was caught, and sent down for twelve years.

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Last modified on 19 June 2013, at 00:17