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send for sb

phrasal verb with send us   uk   /send/ verb [T] sent, sent
C2 to send someone a message asking them to come to see you: Do you think we should send for a doctor?
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send for sb

phrasal verb with send uk   /send/ us   verb [T] sent, sent
to send someone a message asking them to come to see you: The hotel sent 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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