kiss off

verb
|Updated on: 9 Jun 2018

Definition of kiss off

: to dismiss usually lightly
  • kisses the other performers off as mere amateurs

kiss-off

play \ˈki-ˌsȯf\ noun

Examples of kiss off in a Sentence

  1. kisses off every girlfriend with the line, “It's not you…it's me”

  2. a chef who airily kisses off the cuisine of his rivals as homey comfort food

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First Known Use of kiss off

circa 1935

in the meaning defined above

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