What are some opposite words for go off?

Antonyms for go off

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term go off.

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  1. abscond, bolt, absquatulate, decamp, run off, go off, make off(verb)

    run away; usually includes taking something or somebody along

    "The thief made off with our silver"; "the accountant absconded with the cash from the safe"

    Antonyms:
    come up, go on, come on

    Synonyms:
    beetle off, waste, absquatulate, come off, bolt, xerox, break camp, decamp, gobble, chase away, photocopy, go over, vamoose, implode, run off, drive out, discharge, run out, make off, bolt out, drive off, abscond, drive away, skip, dispel, elope, fire, turn back

  2. go off(verb)

    be discharged or activated

    "the explosive devices went off"

    Antonyms:
    come up, go on, come on

    Synonyms:
    discharge, abscond, come off, make off, fire, absquatulate, run off, implode, go over, bolt, decamp

  3. fire, discharge, go off(verb)

    go off or discharge

    "The gun fired"

    Antonyms:
    come on, come up, go on

    Synonyms:
    unload, exhaust, kindle, absquatulate, dispatch, complete, expel, give the axe, burn, assoil, can, provoke, go over, drop off, empty, enkindle, give the sack, sack, set down, decamp, bolt, elicit, fuel, fire, arouse, give notice, open fire, displace, implode, exculpate, abscond, dismiss, release, raise, clear, put down, acquit, burn down, drop, discharge, evoke, exonerate, free, force out, make off, eject, terminate, muster out, send away, come off, run off

  4. go off(verb)

    stop running, functioning, or operating

    "Our power went off during the hurricane"

    Antonyms:
    go on, come up, come on

    Synonyms:
    discharge, abscond, come off, make off, fire, absquatulate, run off, implode, go over, bolt, decamp

  5. go off, come off, go over(verb)

    happen in a particular manner

    "how did your talk go over?"

    Antonyms:
    come on, come up, go on

    Synonyms:
    chip, chip off, implode, bolt, break off, come off, decamp, come away, fall over, look into, go over, run off, check into, discharge, absquatulate, make off, check over, abscond, check out, suss out, check, detach, check up on, survey, review, fire, break away

  6. implode, go off(verb)

    burst inward

    "The bottle imploded"

    Antonyms:
    go on, come up, come on

    Synonyms:
    discharge, abscond, come off, make off, fire, absquatulate, run off, implode, go over, bolt, decamp

How to use go off in a sentence?

  1. Brockton Mayor William Carpenter:

    Year after year we’re running multimillion-dollar deficits in our budget. We’ve laid off schoolteachers for three years in a row.

  2. Sean Morris:

    I've seen people actually discussing things in a social situation, like guys saying in a bar 'Come on, that's not ok' or 'Do you think that's the best way to act?' people now are more aware of sexism and less happy to stand for it - they are ready to say something to their peers rather than awkwardly laugh it off or ignore it.

  3. Yan Fuzhi:

    There are several benefits, first off, it helps me lose weight. Secondly, it's good for my health and it gets rid of bad habits...

  4. Coco Gauff:

    This summer I learned a lot about Coco Gauff, i learned that I can overcome a lot of things on and off the court. I still hope I can be that way and use my platform in that way.

  5. Hugh Thompson:

    It's getting the kids off the streets, it's including them in a lifestyle of note... some of the best surfers in the world are South Africans and these South African kids on their way up are going to make their mark on the world [of] surfing.

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How to say go off in sign language?

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