1. (noun) a distant and undesired location; 2. (used in phrase) to send someone or something downrange: to get rid of, to ostracize someone, to sever a social relationship with someone, to eliminate, to discharge, to physically remove someone or something 3. (root meaning) a location beyond a firing line on a military small arms or artillery range which is both within the legitimate azimuth of fire and designated impact area.
1. My girlfriend was crazy. I had to send her downrange yesterday.
2. That broken printer had been sitting on my desk for over a month. I had to send it downrange.