count off

phrasal verb
counted off; counting off; counts off

Definition of count off

: to count numbers that are spaced a certain number apart The students counted off one by one.

Learn More about count off

Statistics for count off

Cite this Entry

“Count off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/count%20off. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

Comments on count off

What made you want to look up count off? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name That Thing: Animal Edition

  • alt 5a023732e6f75
  • Name that animal:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!