off-center

adjective

Definition of off-center 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : not exactly in the center of something The mirror over the sink is a little bit off-center.

2 : different or unusual He has an off-center sense of humor.

off-center

adverb

Definition of off-center (Entry 2 of 2)

: not exactly in the center of something He hung the picture off-center.

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