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Definition of Sent

  • 3d pers. sing. pres. of Send, for sendeth.
  • imp. & p. p. of Send.
  • 100 senti equal 1 kroon in Estonia
  • caused or enabled to go or be conveyed or transmitted

How to use sent in a sentence. Sent pronunciation.

Presently the Prince sent Higli Pasha to ask his nearer presence.
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The thought that there might be some human eye which had seen, which knew, sent a shiver through him.
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Returning from Alexandria to Cairo in the special train which Kaid had sent for him, David watched the scene with grave and friendly interest.
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There was little mercy in his eyes as he answered: "Thy crimes sent to their death in the Nile those who never injured thee.
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I sent to find thee, and give thee safety; but thou wert gone, none knew where.
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If our Femality had no Business in this World, why was it sent hither?
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This brought back the dusty toilers, who sent in a report and ceased from their labors.
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It went surging up adjacent ridges-surmounted them and disappeared in the canons beyond-burst into view upon higher and farther ridges, presently-shed a grander illumination abroad, and dove again -flamed out again, directly, higher and still higher up the mountain-side-threw out skirmishing parties of fire here and there, and sent them trailing their crimson spirals away among remote ramparts and ribs and gorges, till as far as the eye could reach the lofty mountain-fronts were webbed as it were with a tangled network of red lava streams.
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He mounted the Genuine, got lifted into the air once, but sent his spurs home as he descended, and the horse darted away like a telegram.
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In due course of time Congress passed a bill to organize "Nevada Territory," and President Lincoln sent out Governor Nye to supplant Roop.
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And when her Paramour cou'd not come to her, by reason of Business, she then sent to the Bawd, who provided her a Stallion to supply his place, which she paid for doing her Drudgery, with his Money.
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This Letter she sent by a special Messenger, with order to deliver it only into his own hand, which was done accordingly.
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The poor _Beau_ finding himself in such bad Circumstances, begg'd him for Heavens sake, he wou'd not to call a Constable; for if he shou'd be sent to Goal, his Reputation wou'd be lost for ever.
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One Night above the rest, when I was sure he was engag'd to stay late at the Tavern, I had obliged my Spark to give me a meeting at our House; and had on that Occasion, sent all the servants up to Bed, upon pretence that they must must rise early in the Morning.
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And, addressing my self to the Wench, said I, Would it not now have been a great Mortification to you, if instead of following you to your Lodgings, I had deliver'd you to a Constable, who had made you sit up all Night in the Round-house, and sent you next Morning to _Bridewell_, to beat Hemp for your Living.
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As soon as the bishop had heard from Petrus of all that had happened in his house, he had sent for Paulus, and as he could answer nothing to the accusation, he had expelled him from his flock-to which the anchorites belonged- forbidden him to visit the church on week-days, and declared that this his sentence should be publicly proclaimed before the assembled congregation of the believers.
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Paulus soothed him with gentle words, and told him of the errand on which he had sent the lad to the farther coast of the sea.
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Paulus saw in her neither her guilt nor her beauty, but only a child of man trembling on the brink of a fearful danger whom he must save from death at any cost; and the thought that he was at any rate not a spy sent in pursuit of her by her husband, suggested to him the first words which he found courage to address to the desperate woman.
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And I knew that thou hearest me always: but because of the people which stand by I said it, that they may believe that thou hast sent me.
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I just sent a line to mother, to let her know I was coming over to-day, so that she might stay at home.
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Examples of Sent

Example #1
The Prince made a motion of his hand, and the circle withdrew.
Example #2
He followed with the rest.
Example #3
His head sank on his breast.
Example #4
For the sake of her future it was her duty to shield herself from any imputation which might as unjustly as scandalously arise, if the facts of that black hour ever became known.
Example #5
There was far, to go before those mud huts of the thousand years would give place to rational modern homes; and as he saw a solitary horseman spread his sheepskin on the ground and kneel to say his evening prayer, as Mahomet had done in his flight between Mecca and Medina, the distance between the Egypt of his desire and the ancient Egypt that moved round him sharply impressed his mind, and the magnitude of his task settled heavily on his spirit.
Example #6
Near by, village life manifested itself in heavily laden donkeys; in wolfish curs stealing away with refuse into the waste; in women, upright and modest, bearing jars of water on their heads; in evening fires, where the cover of the pot clattered over the boiling mass within; in the voice of the Muezzin calling to prayer.