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a rousing send-off

A lively and enthusiastic farewell celebration thrown in honor of someone who is leaving some place behind and/or setting off on a new endeavor. The night before I flew to America, the entire town came out to give me a rousing send-off at the local pub.
See also: rousing

a big send-off

A lively and enthusiastic farewell celebration thrown in honor of someone who is leaving some place and/or setting off on a new endeavor. The night before I flew back to America, the entire town came out to give me a big send-off at the local pub.
See also: big
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Allado told Lifestyle Christine will fly in from Los Angeles at the end of the month for the sendoff concert that happens on Sept.
We are conscious with Bryn that we want to give him a good sendoff and make sure he hopefully finishes on a good performance with the team.
Good friend Russ Campbell said: "We had a fantastic turnout it was a great sendoff for Tony.
All the guys want to give Warne a good last few games and a good sendoff.
Ramirez said that due to his tight schedule, President Duterte won't be able to attend the sendoff party for the national athletes, to be held on Thursday at Golden Pavillion on Roxas Boulevard in Pasay City, or receive them in Malacaang.
With the makeover of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) Terminal 1 almost complete, airport officials are set to open the bidding for the construction of an P8-million passenger sendoff area.
We expect to win at least eight golds, and even 12, to surpass the best gold-medal haul in the SEA Games, which happened way back in 1983,'' said athletics chief Philip Ella Juico yesterday, hours before the national delegation was given a warm sendoff by Philippine Olympic Committee and Philippine Sports Commission officials at Philsports Arena.
According to Naia Terminal 1 manager Dante Basanta, the renovations include the allocation of the east and west wings of the departure area for passenger sendoff entourages.
They will be part of the ceremonies for the sendoff of the Pontiff as participants," Lacierda said in a press briefing in Manila on Thursday.