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Overview of verb off

The verb off has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. murder, slay, hit, dispatch, bump off, off, polish off, remove

(kill intentionally and with premeditation; "The mafia boss ordered his enemies murdered")

Overview of adj off

The adj off has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (3) off

(not in operation or operational; "the oven is off"; "the lights are off")

2. (1) off

(below a satisfactory level; "an off year for tennis"; "his performance was off")

3. off, cancelled

((of events) no longer planned or scheduled; "the wedding is definitely off")

4. off, sour, turned

(in an unpalatable state; "sour milk")

5. off

(not performing or scheduled for duties; "He's off every Tuesday")

Overview of adv off

The adv off has 3 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (13) away, off, forth

(from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete); "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the dead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")

2. (12) off, away

(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")

3. (5) off

(no longer on or in contact or attached; "clean off the dirt"; "he shaved off his mustache") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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