put off

put off


Definition of PUT OFF

to assign to a later time <never put off until tomorrow what you can do today>
Near Antonyms act, deal (with), decide (upon), do, work (on)
to rid oneself of (a garment) <put off your coat and stay awhile>
Synonyms doff, douse, peel (off), put off, shrug off, take off
Related Words husk, shed; kick (off); disrobe, strip, undress
Antonyms don, put on, slip (into), throw (on)
to cause to feel disgust <she was put off by his blatantly sexist attitude>

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