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go off

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  1. abscond, bolt, absquatulate, decamp, run off, go off, make offverb

    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"

    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

    Antonyms:
    come up, go on, come on

  2. go offverb

    be discharged or activated

    "the explosive devices went off"

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

    Antonyms:
    come up, go on, come on

  3. fire, discharge, go offverb

    go off or discharge

    "The gun fired"

    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

    Antonyms:
    come on, come up, go on

  4. go offverb

    stop running, functioning, or operating

    "Our power went off during the hurricane"

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

    Antonyms:
    go on, come up, come on

  5. go off, come off, go oververb

    happen in a particular manner

    "how did your talk go over?"

    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

    Antonyms:
    come on, come up, go on

  6. implode, go offverb

    burst inward

    "The bottle imploded"

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

    Antonyms:
    go on, come up, come on

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. go off

    Synonyms:
    depart, go away, be off

  2. go off

    Synonyms:
    explode, be discharged

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How to use go off in a sentence?

  1. Jason Houck:

    Many people didn't know until they woke up late for work because their alarms didn't go off.

  2. Theodore Hesburgh:

    Anyone who refuses to speak out off campus does not deserve to be listened to on campus.

  3. Rudy Giuliani:

    The last time we talked pardon was April or May, when I first came on, we decided it should be off the boards -- not exercised now and no one should make a decision based on any expectation.

  4. Rodrigo Duterte:

    I will not plead or beg, but I'm just telling you that lay off the Pag-asa because I have soldiers there.

  5. Louis Gelormino:

    And that says great things about our ability to have a safe school system and keep everything moving. how can laying off or suspending 28,000, and that's not an exaggerated number, DOE employees not have an effect on the New York City schools, which don't run very efficiently in the best of times.


Translations for go off

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  • ξινίζω, εκπυρσοκροτώ, εκρήγνυμαι, χτυπάω, αλλοιώνομαι, χαλάω, φεύγω, αναχωρώ, κόβωGreek
  • [[alkaa]] [[kuulua]], räjähtää, lähteä, pilaantua, [[mennä]] [[pois]], soida, käynnistyä, raivostua, pahentua, poistua, mennä pilalle, häipyäFinnish
  • abeo, abscedoLatin
  • vertrekken, bederven, afgaan, weggaanDutch
  • gå avNorwegian
  • разозлиться, портиться, раздаться, испортиться, злиться, уйти, раздаваться, уходить, уезжать, взорваться, зазвучать, взрываться, уехать, звучатьRussian
  • gitmekTurkish
  • пітиUkrainian

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