Meaning of “send-off” in the English Dictionary

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"send-off" in British English

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send-offnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈsend.ɒf/ us /ˈsend.ɑːf/

an occasion at which people can express good wishes and say goodbye to someone who is leaving a place:

We'll have to give her a good send-off when she leaves the office.

(Definition of “send-off” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"send-off" in American English

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send-offnoun [ C ]

us /ˈsendˌɔf/

an occasion at which people express good wishes to someone who is leaving:

Friends gave them a rousing send-off.

(Definition of “send-off” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)