: available for sale from a store's supply of goods : not specially designed or custom-made
: available as a stock item : not specially designed or custom-made <off–the–shelf software>
First Known Use of OFF-THE-SHELF
Related to OFF-THE-SHELF
- bought, mass-produced, off-the-peg [chiefly British], off-the-rack, off-the-shelf, store, store-bought
- bespoke (also bespoken), custom, customized, custom-made, tailored, tailor-made
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