sending off

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sending off

  1. present participle of send off


sending off ‎(plural sending offs)

  1. (sports) An instance of a player being sent off; a dismissal from the field of play.
    • 2011, Phil McNulty, Euro 2012: Montenegro 2-2 England [1]
      Rooney's sending off will be the main talking point, however, and his actions once again raise questions about his temperament that he looked to have gone a long way towards answering in recent times.