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English definition of “send sb off”

send sb off

UK (US eject) phrasal verb with send     /send/ verb [T] (sent, sent)
to order a sports player to leave the playing area during a game because they have done something wrong : He was sent off for swearing at the referee .Punishing someone by sending them somewhere elseEvicting and forcing to leaveGeneral terms used in ball sports
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