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Synonyms for go off
go off

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Princeton's WordNet

  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 Synonymes

  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. Donald Trump:

    Jeb Bush's going to be off the stage soon.

  2. Defence Minister Bartosz Kownacki:

    Unfortunately, the deal with Airbus has been negotiated and preliminarily signed by the former government, so we have little room for manoeuvre, because if we break off the negotiations we would risk ... paying damages.

  3. Staff John Kelly:

    He and I talk constantly. Weekends, mornings, late at night. We talk constantly. He bounces ideas off of me. I’m very proud of the fact that he respects my opinion, but again, he is the president of the United States, he’s got his own way of doing business. But again, I see a man who can change his mind when the facts and data and staff... bring him to a different conclusion.

  4. Helen Hunt Jackson:

    Wounded vanity knows when it is mortally hurt and limps off the field, piteous, all disguises thrown away. But pride carries its banner to the last and fast as it is driven from one field unfurls it in another, never admitting that there is a shade less honor in the second field than in the first, or in the third than in the second.

  5. Takeshi Minami:

    A decline in the incomes of working people, including in bonus payments, is putting pressure on spending, but spending by people living off pensions, who haven’t suffered from income falls, was solid in the year-end even as coronavirus infections were spreading.


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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