send someone packing
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see send someone about his or her business.
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby send someone packing
send-off, send on, send out, send round, send someone about his or her business, send someone packing, send-up, sene, Seneca, Seneca Falls Convention, Seneca Lake
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