Идиомы на букву S
send (someone) about his or her business
прогонять кого-либо, выпроваживатьI sent Joan about her business when she tried to interfere with my work.
send (someone) off
устраивать кому-либо проводыMy father-in-law was leaving for Canada, and we went to the airport to send him off.
send (someone) packing
выставить кого-либо, выгнать без всяких церемонийA drunkard knocked on my door asking for a glass of wine, but I sent him packing.
send (someone) up
засадить кого-либо в тюрьмуHe had enough evidence to send Hobson up for quite a long time.
send (someone) up the river
посадить кого-либо в тюрьмуSandra Ross hoped that the judge wouldn't send her up the river if she plead bargain.
send (something) C.O.D. (care of delivery)
отправить что-либо наложенным платежомI ordered a few disks and the company sent them C.O.D.
send away for (something)
отправить письмо с просьбой чего-либоI sent away for some price list on medication but it has not arrived yet.
send someone to the showers
отстранить кого-либо от игры; убрать с поля или кортаOur coach sent one of the players to the showers because the man had been injured during the game.
send up a trial balloon
пустить пробный шарGregory decided to send up a trial balloon to see how his boss would react to his business proposal.