send (one) below(redirected from sent him below)
send (one) below
To send an officer or crew member to some section of a ship below the deck. I sent the boatswain below to inform the captain of the news.
send someone below
to send someone to one of the lower decks of a ship. The first mate sent the sailor below to shovel coal into the boiler. The captain sent Mr. Wallace below, where he would be out of the way during the storm.