send for sb Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"send for sb" in British English

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send for sb

phrasal verb with send uk   us   /send/ verb [T] (sent, sent)
C2 to ​send someone a ​messageasking them to come to ​see you: Do you ​think we should ​send for a ​doctor?
(Definition of send for sb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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send for sb

phrasal verb with send uk   us   /send/ verb [T] (sent, sent)
to ​send someone a ​messageasking them to come to see you: The ​hotelsent for a ​doctor.
(Definition of send for sb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “send for sb”
in Chinese (Simplified) 请(某人)来…
in Turkish çağırmak, getirtmek…
in Russian посылать за кем-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 請(某人)來…
in Polish wzywać kogoś…
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