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Phrasal Verbs

send back

This page is about the phrasal verb send back

Meaning: If you send back something that's been delivered to you, you return it because there's a problem with it.

Synonym: return

For example:

  • send sth back The jacket I ordered arrived in the mail, but it was the wrong colour so I sent it back.

  • send back sth How often do your customers send back things they've ordered?

Quick Quiz:

Julie sent the book back because

a. she really enjoyed it

b. it was damaged

c. she wanted to keep it

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Contributor: Matt Errey