Synonyms
Antonyms

1. far-off

adjective. very far away in space or time.

Synonyms

  • far

Antonyms

  • close
  • short

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Words that Rhyme with Stave Off

  • christophe
  • mcgoff
  • jerk-off
  • bake-off
  • trough
  • stoff
  • stauff
  • skoff
  • shroff
  • scoff
  • schroff
  • prof.
  • groff
  • croff
  • shoff
  • schoff
  • roff
  • poff
  • lauf
  • koff
  • knoff
  • knauff
  • knauf
  • hoff
  • hauff
  • hauf
  • gough
  • goff
  • doff
  • cough

Example sentences of the word stave-off


1. Noun Phrase
Try to eat three meals and one or two snacks per day to stave off hunger.

2. Noun Phrase
Including certain foods in your diet can help stave off heartburn, according to MedlinePlus.

3. Noun Phrase
Herbs contain ingredients that improve immune function to stave off viral infections.

4. Noun Phrase
Making yourself as comfortable as possible can help you feel cozy and stave off those restless feelings.

2. stave

noun. ['ˈsteɪv'] one of several thin slats of wood forming the sides of a barrel or bucket.

Synonyms

  • slat
  • spline
  • cask
  • barrel

Antonyms

  • thin
  • reduce
  • exact
  • free

3. stave

noun. ['ˈsteɪv'] (music) the system of five horizontal lines on which the musical notes are written.

Synonyms

  • staff
  • space
  • musical notation

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • open
  • tonality
  • atonality

4. stave

verb. ['ˈsteɪv'] furnish with staves.

Synonyms

  • fit out
  • fit
  • equip

Antonyms

  • implode
  • lack
  • inactivity
  • close

5. stave

noun. ['ˈsteɪv'] a crosspiece between the legs of a chair.

Synonyms

  • straight chair
  • crosspiece
  • rocking chair
  • highchair
  • feeding chair
  • rung
  • rocker
  • folding chair
  • round

Antonyms

  • angular
  • praise
  • top
  • bottom

6. stave

verb. ['ˈsteɪv'] burst or force (a hole) into something.

Synonyms

  • stave in
  • burst
  • break open

Antonyms

  • unify
  • stand still
  • united
  • decrease

7. off

adverb. ['ˈɔf'] from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete).

Synonyms

  • forth

Antonyms

  • fuse
  • ionate

8. off

adverb. ['ˈɔf'] at a distance in space or time.

Antonyms

  • iodinate

9. off

adjective. ['ˈɔf'] not in operation or operational.

Antonyms

  • refrain

10. off

adjective. ['ˈɔf'] below a satisfactory level.

Antonyms

  • dock
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