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    'will overnight'

    I've received an email from a native speaker (AmE) regarding the reception of documentation. What does overnight mean here? It's working as a verb. I've searched in dictionaries but there is only the definition as an adverb. Could you please help?

    I have received them this morning, I will overnight them to you today.
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    Re: 'will overnight'

    Quote Originally Posted by BrunaBC View Post
    I've received an email from a native speaker (AmE) regarding the reception of documentation. What does overnight mean here? It's working as a verb. I've searched in dictionaries but there is only the definition as an adverb. Could you please help?

    I have received them this morning, I will overnight them to you today.
    Send them overnight so that you receive them the next morning.

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    Re: 'will overnight'

    Send them by a service like FedEx or UPS that offers overnight delivery.

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    #4

    Re: 'will overnight'

    definition of OVERNIGHT
    intransitive verb
    : to stay overnight
    transitive verb
    : to send (as a package or letter) by a mail service for delivery within one day's time

    http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/overnight

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