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throw off

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of throw off

  1. to draw the attention or mind to something else <the sudden noise just threw me off completely, and I missed my shot> Synonyms abstract, call off, detract, divert, distractRelated Words amuse, beguile, entertain; stray, wanderNear Antonyms concentrate, focus




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