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Synonyms for offset
ˈɔfˌsɛt, ˈɒf-; ˌɔfˈsɛt, ˌɒf-off·set

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Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. beginning, commencement, first, outset, get-go, start, kickoff, starting time, showtime, offsetnoun

    the time at which something is supposed to begin

    "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"

    Synonyms:
    starting, get-go, low gear, starting line, number one, first gear, showtime, runner, rootage, send-off, setoff, scratch line, commencement ceremony, first, graduation, low, root, kickoff, outgrowth, stolon, source, commencement exercise, start-off, counterbalance, scratch, startle, head start, start, branch, origin, first-class honours degree, number 1, first base, outset, jump, offset printing, starting time, starting signal, graduation exercise, beginning, offshoot, commencement, set-back

  2. counterbalance, offsetnoun

    a compensating equivalent

    Synonyms:
    outset, runner, counterweight, first, stolon, counterpoise, setoff, starting time, equaliser, offshoot, commencement, balance, equalizer, start, offset printing, get-go, kickoff, counterbalance, outgrowth, set-back, equilibrium, equipoise, showtime, branch, beginning

  3. stolon, runner, offsetnoun

    a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips

    Synonyms:
    contrabandist, outset, runner, counterbalance, first, stolon, ball carrier, starting time, moon-curser, smuggler, offshoot, setoff, commencement, start, offset printing, get-go, base runner, outgrowth, set-back, showtime, kickoff, branch, blue runner, moon curser, beginning

  4. outgrowth, branch, offshoot, offsetnoun

    a natural consequence of development

    Synonyms:
    outset, ramification, process, runner, emergence, first, stolon, setoff, growth, arm, offshoot, subdivision, commencement, start, offset printing, leg, get-go, kickoff, counterbalance, outgrowth, set-back, showtime, limb, starting time, branch, appendage, beginning

  5. offset, offset printingnoun

    a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper

    Synonyms:
    outset, runner, counterbalance, first, stolon, setoff, starting time, offshoot, commencement, start, get-go, kickoff, outgrowth, set-back, showtime, offset printing, branch, beginning

  6. set-back, setoff, offsetverb

    structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly

    Synonyms:
    outset, runner, counterbalance, first, stolon, showtime, setoff, starting time, offshoot, set-back, start, offset printing, get-go, kickoff, outgrowth, commencement, branch, beginning

  7. offset, countervailverb

    compensate for or counterbalance

    "offset deposits and withdrawals"

    Synonyms:
    neutralize, countervail, set off, counterbalance, counteract, cancel

  8. cancel, offset, set offverb

    make up for

    "His skills offset his opponent's superior strength"

    Synonyms:
    call off, spark, bring out, set forth, blow up, actuate, strike down, take off, trigger off, spark off, trip, stir up, invalidate, detonate, delete, start, countervail, scratch, touch off, cancel, trigger, set out, depart, scrub, instigate, activate, explode, part, incite, set off, start out

  9. offsetverb

    cause (printed matter) to transfer or smear onto another surface

    Synonyms:
    countervail, set off, cancel

  10. offsetverb

    create an offset in

    "offset a wall"

    Synonyms:
    countervail, set off, cancel

  11. offsetverb

    produce by offset printing

    "offset the conference proceedings"

    Synonyms:
    countervail, set off, cancel

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. offsetnoun

    Synonyms:
    sprout, shoot, slip, branch, offshoot, twig, scion

  2. offsetnoun

    Synonyms:
    counterpoise, counterbalance, set-off, equivalent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. offsetnoun

    Synonyms:
    set-off, counterbalance, equivalent

  2. offsetverb

    Synonyms:
    counterbalance, counterpoise

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How to use offset in a sentence?

  1. Kurt Jetta:

    It is not the way Walmart has done business in the past, this approach suggests that they are seeking areas to offset their increased investment in wages, as well as offset their lack of organic revenue growth.

  2. Executive Vice President Katsuhiko Ota:

    Those costs will add up. We don't know if we can completely offset the impact from weaker demand, but we aim to offset most of it.

  3. Jeffrey Lewis:

    So the funny thing about nuclear weapons is that your weapons don’t offset their weapons, look at Israel. Israel is nuclear armed and is terrified of Iran getting nuclear weapons, so Israel’s nuclear weapons don’t in any fundamental way offset the threat they feel from Iran’s nuclear weapons.

  4. Executive Vice President Katsuhiko Ota:

    The fuel cost for bulker (vessels) and trucks to deliver our products to customers are down sharply, those costs will add up. We don't know if we can completely offset the impact from weaker demand, but we aim to offset most of it.

  5. Henry P. Fairchild:

    No amount of artificial reinforcement can offset the natural inequalities of human individuals.


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