Meaning of “send sb down” in the English Dictionary

"send sb down" in English

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send sb down

phrasal verb with send us uk /send/ verb [ T ] sent, sent


UK old-fashioned to ask someone to leave a college or university before the end of the course because they have done something wrong:

She was sent down from Oxford for taking drugs.

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