What is another word for offset?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  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 Synonymes

  1. offsetnoun

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

  2. offsetnoun

    Synonyms:
    counterpoise, counterbalance, set-off, equivalent

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. offsetnoun

    Synonyms:
    set-off, counterbalance, equivalent

  2. offsetverb

    Synonyms:
    counterbalance, counterpoise

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How to use offset in a sentence?

  1. Chuck Schumer:

    My worry here is if Mulvaney tries to be too hard on the offset side that we wouldn't be able to come to an agreement, i hope he will let Steve Mnuchin and us come to the agreement and I think we can get it quite soon.

  2. Lorri Winkcompleck:

    You should not let the tax tail wag the dog, but you should consider that capital losses can offset taxable capital gains from investments and reduce your tax bill.

  3. Wes Anderson:

    The corporate PACs that have stopped donating account for a VERY small percentage of total fundraising that is more than offset by a huge surge in grassroots support.

  4. European Competition Commissioner Margrethe Vestager:

    We will meet to discuss the concessions Gazprom offers to offset the deep concerns we have about the competition situation in the gas sector.

  5. Chief Operations Officer Tom Williams:

    We are using the flexibility we have on ceos to offset some of our challenges on neos.


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