Scend meaning

sĕnd
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To heave upward on a wave or swell.
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The rising movement of a ship on a wave or swell.
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The upward heaving of a ship.
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To be heaved upward, as by a wave.
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The rising motion of water as a wave passes; a surge.
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Origin of scend

  • Probably alteration (influenced by descend) (or ascend) of send

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition