To dispose of speedily, as business; to execute
quickly; to make a speedy end of; to finish; to perform.
To rid; to free.
To get rid of by sending off; to send away hastily.
To send off or away; -- particularly applied to
sending off messengers, messages, letters, etc., on special business,
and implying haste.
To send out of the world; to put to death.
The act of sending a message or messenger in haste or
on important business.
Any sending away; dismissal; riddance.
The finishing up of a business; speedy performance, as
of business; prompt execution; diligence; haste.
A message dispatched or sent with speed; especially,
an important official letter sent from one public officer to another;
-- often used in the plural; as, a messenger has arrived with
dispatches for the American minister; naval or military dispatches.
A message transmitted by telegraph.
To make haste; to conclude an affair; to finish a
matter of business.