Usage examples for despatch

  1. The Admiral thanked me most warmly for the despatches, which he handed over at once to his secretary for translation; and I had the intense satisfaction of learning, before I left the Pen that night, that the documents were deemed of sufficient importance to justify their immediate despatch to England by a frigate. – The Log of a Privateersman by Harry Collingwood
  2. I thank you warmly, sir, the captain said, and promise you that I will tomorrow despatch a messenger to Orleans, which is but ten miles away, and will lay out the money in liquor, with which we will, tomorrow night, drink your health and success in the enterprise. – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  3. Have you a despatch for me? – The Awakening of Helena Richie by Margaret Deland