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Synonyms for off
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. off(adj)

    not in operation or operational

    "the oven is off"; "the lights are off"

    Synonyms:
    turned, sour, cancelled

    Antonyms:
    connected, active, on, unsoured, satisfactory

  2. off(adj)

    below a satisfactory level

    "an off year for tennis"; "his performance was off"

    Synonyms:
    turned, sour, cancelled

    Antonyms:
    on, unsoured, active, satisfactory, connected

  3. off, cancelled(adj)

    (of events) no longer planned or scheduled

    "the wedding is definitely off"

    Synonyms:
    turned, sour, cancelled

    Antonyms:
    unsoured, on, satisfactory, active, connected

  4. off, sour, turned(adj)

    in an unpalatable state

    "sour milk"

    Synonyms:
    cancelled, off-key, sullen, rancid, glowering, morose, dour, dark, false, moody, sour, turned, saturnine, glum

    Antonyms:
    satisfactory, active, on, connected, unsoured

  5. off(verb)

    not performing or scheduled for duties

    "He's off every Tuesday"

    Synonyms:
    turned, sour, cancelled

    Antonyms:
    on, active, connected, unsoured, satisfactory

  6. murder, slay, hit, dispatch, bump off, off, polish off, remove(adverb)

    kill intentionally and with premeditation

    "The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered"

    Synonyms:
    shoot, dispatch, despatch, complete, wrap up, hit, arrive at, transfer, attain, send off, finish up, reach, eat up, take out, move out, get rid of, strike, score, finish, make, polish off, collide with, gain, mangle, withdraw, tally, finish off, absent, run into, stumble, slay, impinge on, clear up, murder, rack up, mutilate, mop up, discharge, come to, take away, take, pip, get through, bump off, remove

    Antonyms:
    unsoured, satisfactory, on, connected, active

  7. away, off, forth(adverb)

    from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete)

    "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the dead animal"; "went off to school"; "they drove off"; "go forth and preach"

    Synonyms:
    forward, forth, out, aside, onward, away, by

    Antonyms:
    on, connected, active, unsoured, satisfactory

  8. off, away(adverb)

    at a distance in space or time

    "the boat was 5 miles off (or away)"; "the party is still 2 weeks off (or away)"; "away back in the 18th century"

    Synonyms:
    out, forth, by, aside, away

    Antonyms:
    on, unsoured, active, satisfactory, connected

  9. off(adverb)

    no longer on or in contact or attached

    "clean off the dirt"; "he shaved off his mustache"

    Synonyms:
    forth, away

    Antonyms:
    on, active, connected, satisfactory, unsoured

Wiktionary

  1. off(adverb)

    Synonyms:
    out, away

    Antonyms:
    in, on, onPreposition

  2. off(adverb)

    inoperative, disabled

    All the lights are off.

    Synonyms:
    out, away

    Antonyms:
    on, in

  3. off(adjective)

    Out of the possession of.

    He didn't buy it off him. He stole it off him.

    Synonyms:
    away, out

    Antonyms:
    in, on, fresh, onPreposition

  4. off(adjective)

    Away from or not on.

    He's off the computer, but he's still on the phone.; Keep off the grass.

    Antonyms:
    onPreposition

  5. off(adjective)

    Disconnected or subtracted from.

    We've been off the grid for three days now.; He took 20% off the list price.

    Antonyms:
    onPreposition

  6. off(adjective)

    Distant from.

    We're just off the main road.; The island is 23 miles off the cape.

    Antonyms:
    onPreposition

  7. off(adjective)

    No longer wanting or taking.

    He's been off his feed since Tuesday.; He's off his meds again.

    Antonyms:
    onPreposition

  8. off(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    on, leg

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. off(prep.)

    Synonyms:
    not on, not upon

  2. off(prep.)

    Synonyms:
    facing, fronting, against, opposite, opposite to

  3. off(a.)

    Synonyms:
    most distant, on the farther side, on the right side

  4. off(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    away

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How to use off in a sentence?

  1. Markha Khasieva:

    We thought he was off working somewhere.

  2. Charles Carroll:

    This all could have been avoided with better communication and better training for all involved, let’s face it, if you offer someone a new ticket and a little more than $800, you’ll have more people jumping off. United never expected something like this but because they were being greedy and put crewmembers above the customer, common sense flew out the window.

  3. Dwane Simmons:

    Some guys rolled up and asked if they had some smoke or something else for sale, dwane and Corey said no and they just drove off and came back around and opened fire. And killed Dwane, and were just left in many broken pieces.

  4. Koran:

    If you disclose your alms, even then it is well done, but if you keep them secret, and give them to the poor, then that is better still for you and this wipes off from you some of your evil deeds.

  5. Petra Stefankova:

    Life of the known and knowledgeable. Elevator. People coming in and coming out. One stays. Lights turn on and off.


Translations for off

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  • pryčCzech
  • davon, weg, ausGerman
  • από, κλειστόGreek
  • apagado, deSpanish
  • poissa, pois, ylös, pilalla, -sta, pois päältä, alas, ulos, -ltaFinnish
  • deFrench
  • kiHungarian
  • spento, putridoItalian
  • כבויHebrew
  • オフJapanese
  • из-, исклучен, исклучува, од, ис-, расипан, од-Macedonian
  • weg, uitDutch
  • deaktivert, avNorwegian
  • sprzątnąć, od-Polish
  • apagar, estragado, desligar, desligadoPortuguese
  • убрать, прочь, долой, ис-, испортить, прогорклый, выкл., кокнуть, несвежий, вон, протухший, от-, у-, выключить, из-, замочить, гнилой, от, пришить, сRussian
  • kapalıTurkish

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