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Meaning of “send sb packing” in the English Dictionary

"send sb packing" in British English

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send sb packing

informal to ​ask someone to ​leaveimmediately: There were some ​kids at the ​doorasking for ​money but I ​sent them ​packing.
(Definition of send sb packing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “send sb packing”
in Chinese (Simplified) 撵走(某人), 赶走(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 攆走(某人), 趕走(某人)…
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