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Dispatch

Arti kata Dispatch dan Definisi dari kata Dispatch:

Dis patch (?; 224), v. t. imp. & p. p. Dispatched (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Dispatching. OF. despeechier, F. d 82p 88cher; prob. from pref. des- (L. dis-) + (assumed) LL. pedicare to place obstacles in the way, fr. L. pedica fetter, fr. pes, pedis, foot. See Foot, and cf. Impeach, Despatch. Written also despatch.

1. To dispose of speedily, as business; to execute quickly; to make a speedy end of; to finish; to perform.

Ere we put ourselves in arms, dispatch we
The business we have talked of.
Shak.

The harvest men . . . almost in one fair day dispatcheth all the harvest work.
Robynson (More s Utopia).

2. To rid; to free. Obs.

I had clean dispatched myself of this great charge.
Udall.

3. To get rid of by sending off; to send away hastily.

Unless dispatched to the mansion house in the country . . . they perish among the lumber of garrets.
Walpole.

4. To send off or away; — particularly applied to sending off messengers, messages, letters, etc., on special business, and implying haste.

Even with the speediest expedition
I will dispatch him to the emperor s cou .
Shak.

5. To send out of the world; to put to death.

The company shall stone them with stones, and dispatch them with their swords.
Ezek. xxiii. 47.

Syn. — To expedite; hasten; speed; accelerate; perform; conclude; finish; slay; kill.