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Synonyms for switch off

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  1. switch off, cut, turn off, turn out(verb)

    cause to stop operating by disengaging a switch

    "Turn off the stereo, please"; "cut the engine"; "turn out the lights"

    get up, foreshorten, veer, rise, come out, bring down, rotate, snub, turn off, burn, rationalize, boot out, hack, trim down, uprise, write out, prune, thin, turf out, cut, turn up, slue, trim back, trim, ignore, swerve, shorten, arise, edit out, edit, thin out, cut down, skip, abridge, reduce, make out, spread out, contract, rationalise, cut off, dilute, curve, put off, sheer, slew, geld, chuck out, prove, tailor, turn out, splay, disregard, issue, exclude, cut back, eject, abbreviate, trend, bear

    switch on, turn on


  1. switch off(verb)

    turn off

    switch on

  2. switch off(verb)

    to turn a switch to the off position in order to stop or disable a device

    turn off

    switch on

  3. switch off(verb)

    to lose interest, and start thinking about something else

    turn off

    switch on

  4. switch off(verb)

    To alternate between; to trade.

    Do you eat all your peas and then all your potatoes, or do you switch off between them as you go?

    turn off

    switch on

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How to use switch off in a sentence?

  1. Amit Sen:

    Sometimes, the parents switch off the internet or disconnect the Wi-Fi, and there is a violent reaction, all hell breaks loose.

  2. Gwede Mantashe:

    Energy is the catalyst for growth, they even want to tell us to switch off all the coal-generated power stations.

  3. Richard Anderson:

    CSX had lined and padlocked the switch off the mainline to the siding, causing the collision.

  4. Andy Sutherden:

    People will switch off if they think they're watching a bunch of cheats.

  5. Gwede Mantashe:

    They even want to tell us to switch off all the coal-generated power stations, until you tell them, 'you know we can do that, but you'll breathe fresh air in the darkness'.

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