send (one) to bed

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send (one) to bed

To tell one, typically a child, to prepare for and get into bed at night. I just sent the kids to bed for the night, so we'll need to keep it down. Send Emily to bed at 8:30, OK?
See also: bed, send
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Lewis isn't one of those crime series that will send to bed in fear of your life.
That is why a player whom Larder says he has to "chase off the practice field and send to bed" spent two hours working up a sweat at Twickenham on England's only day off in the build-up to the game.