What are some opposite words for take off?

Antonyms for take off

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. depart, part, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out, take off(verb)

    leave

    "The family took off for Florida"

    Synonyms:
    cancel, take leave, start, initiate, offset, exposit, set about, go away, get, start out, explode, spark, get going, range, take time off, split up, lift off, incite, commence, expound, get down, break up, bulge, detonate, lay out, divide, instigate, trigger off, activate, part, vary, array, pull up stakes, trigger, get off the ground, embark on, originate, split, pop out, trip, separate, bulge out, deduct, go, depart, lead off, set off, actuate, diverge, sidetrack, digress, start up, pop, bug out, begin, spark off, touch off, startle, bring out, leave, jump, disunite, blow up, set forth, subtract, break, deviate, protrude, come out, straggle, stir up, take up, quit, set out

  2. take off(verb)

    take away or remove

    "Take that weight off me!"

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, set out, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, start, set forth, deduct, depart

  3. take off, lift off(verb)

    depart from the ground

    "The plane took off two hours late"

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, set out, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, start, set forth, deduct, depart

  4. take off, take time off(verb)

    take time off from work; stop working temporarily

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, set out, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, start, set forth, deduct, depart

  5. take off(verb)

    mimic or imitate in an amusing or satirical manner

    "This song takes off from a famous aria"

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, set out, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, start, set forth, deduct, depart

  6. take off(verb)

    remove clothes

    "take off your shirt--it's very hot in here"

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, set out, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, start, set forth, deduct, depart

  7. get off the ground, take off(verb)

    get started or set in motion, used figuratively

    "the project took a long time to get off the ground"

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, deduct, start, set forth, set out, depart

  8. take off(verb)

    prove fatal

    "The disease took off"

    Synonyms:
    set off, start out, get off the ground, set out, lift off, part, take time off, subtract, start, set forth, deduct, depart

  9. subtract, deduct, take off(verb)

    make a subtraction

    "subtract this amount from my paycheck"

    Synonyms:
    derive, set forth, infer, subtract, start out, take time off, part, start, lift off, deduct, get off the ground, depart, withhold, recoup, set out, deduce, set off

Wiktionary

  1. take off(verb)

    To remove.

    Antonyms:
    don, put on

    Synonyms:
    doff

  2. take off(verb)

    To imitate, often in a satirical manner.

    They love to take off all the politicians' mannerisms.

    Synonyms:
    mimic, ape, impersonate, imitate

  3. take off(verb)

    The plane has been cleared to take off from runway 3.

    Antonyms:
    touch down, land

  4. take off(verb)

    To become successful, to flourish.

    The business has really taken off this year and has made quite a profit.

    Synonyms:
    bloom, blossom, flourish, grow, thrive

  5. take off(verb)

    To depart.

    Synonyms:
    depart

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. take off

    Synonyms:
    doff, remove, divest one's self of

How to use take off in a sentence?

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    A woman has either something to put on or nothing to take off.

  2. Glenn Dickey:

    The guy with the biggest stomach will be the first to take off his shirt at a baseball game.

  3. Samantha Lee:

    Girls as young as twelve and thirteen, some just finishing primary school, are being taken by police to a strange place and ordered by someone with a huge amount of power to take off their clothes.

  4. Maria Van Kerkhove:

    These are areas that we are concerned about because, as we know, as you know, when this virus has an opportunity to really take hold it can grow very, very quickly, any one of these could really take hold and take off very, very quickly and we have seen how this virus affects vulnerable populations, and that's a big worry of ours.

  5. James Yin:

    ( Robots for children) is the sector where AI can take off in its earliest stages.

How to pronounce take off?

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How to say take off in sign language?

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