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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of sending off something; Killing a person or animal; The property of being prompt and efficient; An official report (usually sent in haste) v. - Send away towards a designated goal.

Usage examples (33)
  • The latter presented him with another despatch from the prince of Wales.
  • The following despatch is from General Sheridan himself, dated the 20th ult., the day after the battle: --
  • It is asserted that his departure took place in consequence of an urgent despatch from the Washington Cabinet.
  • A despatch from the stadium stating that the Exhibition was open was sent to every part of the British Empire. for more
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