Definition of get off
- got off with a light sentence
- his lawyers got him off
- get off a joke
told him to get off for home before it got dark
breakfast helps you get off to a good start in the morning
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bail, bail out, begone, bug off, bug out, buzz (off), clear out, cut out, depart, dig out, exit, get, go, go off, move, pack (up or off), part, peel off, pike (out or off), pull out, push off, push on, quit, run along, sally (forth), shove (off), step (along), take off, vamoose, walk out;
beat it, hit the road, pull stakes (or pull up stakes), take a hike (also take a walk), take a powder;
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having a quality expressive of sadness
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