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off

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of off

  1. 1 falling short of a standard the milk tasted off Synonyms of off bastard, bush, bush-league, crummy (also crumby), deficient, dissatisfactory, ill, inferior, lame, lousy, bad, paltry, poor, punk, sour, suboptimal, subpar, substandard, unacceptable, unsatisfactory, wack [slang], wanting, wretched, wrongWords Related to off abysmal, atrocious, awful, bitchin' [slang], brutal, damnable, deplorable, detestable, disastrous, dreadful, execrable, gnarly [slang], horrendous, horrible, pathetic, stinky, sucky [slang], terrible, unspeakable; defective, faulty, flawed; egregious, flagrant, gross; bum, cheesy, coarse, common, crappy [slang], cut-rate, junky, lesser, low-grade, low-rent, mediocre, miserable, reprehensible, rotten, rubbishy, second-rate, shoddy, sleazy, trashy; abominable, odious, vile; useless, valueless, worthless; inadequate, insufficient, lacking, meager (or meagre), mean, miserly, niggardly, scanty, shabby, short, skimp, skimpy, spare, stingy; miscreant, scurrilous, villainous; counterfeit, fake, phony (also phoney), shamNear Antonyms of off classic, classical; A1, bang-up, banner, boss [slang], capital, choice, crackerjack, dandy, divine, excellent, exceptional, fabulous, fine, first-class, first-rate, grand, great, groovy, heavenly, high-test, jim-dandy, keen, marvelous (or marvellous), mean, neat, nifty, noble, par excellence, perfect, premium, prime, sensational, slick, splendid, stellar, sterling, superb, superior, superlative, supernal, swell, terrific, tip-top, top, top-notch, unsurpassed, wonderful; better, exceptional, fancy, high-grade, special, sufficient; average, borderline, fair, mediocre, middling, minimal, so-so, unexceptional; suitable, useful, worthy; gratifying, satisfyingAntonyms of off acceptable, adequate, all right, decent, fine, OK (or okay), passable, respectable, satisfactory, standard, tolerable

  2. 2 not being in a state of use, activity, or employment the computer is off, so you'll have to turn it on in order to use it Synonyms of off dead, dormant, fallow, free, idle, inert, inoperative, latent, inactive, unused, vacantWords Related to off abeyant, arrested, interrupted, suspended; unoccupied; asleep, comatose, lifeless, moribund, quiescent, sleepy; inoperable, unusable, unworkable, useless; dull, slowNear Antonyms of off functional, operable, operational, workable; assiduous, industrious, sedulous; energetic, vigorous; feasible, practical, usable (also useable), useful, viableAntonyms of off active, alive, busy, employed, functioning, going, living, on, operating, operative, running, working

  3. 3 not being in agreement with what is true that claim that everyone is actually related to everyone else seems a bit off Synonyms of off erroneous, inaccurate, incorrect, inexact, invalid, false, unsound, untrue, untruthful, wrongWords Related to off counterfactual; specious, spurious; deceptive, delusive, delusory, distorted, fallacious, fictitious, illusory, misleading; amiss, askew, awry; deceitful, dishonest, fraudulent, lying, mendacious; unconfirmed, unproven, untested; fabricated, invented, made-up, trumped-upNear Antonyms of off confirmed, demonstrated, established, proven, tested; faultless, flawless, impeccable, letter-perfect, perfectAntonyms of off accurate, correct, errorless, exact, factual, precise, proper, right, sound, true, valid, veracious

  4. 4 small in degree on the off chance that you do get straight A's, you can skip a grade Synonyms of off fragile, frail, negligible, remote, outside, slight, slim, smallWords Related to off marginal, minimal, minor; little, tinyNear Antonyms of off great, large; distinct, significant; considerable, goodly, healthy, largish, respectable, significant, sizable (or sizeable), substantial, tidyAntonyms of off good

  5. 5 hinting at or intended to call to mind matters regarded as indecent a telltale smirk suggested that there was something off about his parting shot Synonyms of off bawdy, blue, gamy (or gamey), lewd, suggestive, off-color (or off-colored), racy, ribald, risqué, salty, spicyWords Related to off leering; barnyard, coarse, coarse-grained, crude, earthy, foul, gross, vulgar; dirty, filthy, gutter, indecent, lascivious, locker-room, nasty, obscene, pornographic, porny, prurient, raunchy, smutty, stag, unprintable, unpublishable, warm, X-rated; immodest, indecorous, indelicate, naughtyNear Antonyms of off clean, decent, G-rated, nonobscene; innocuous, inoffensive; priggish, prim, prudish, puritanical, staid, straitlaced (or straightlaced), Victorian; correct, decorous, genteel, nice, polite, proper, respectable, seemly


off

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of off

  1. from this or that place move off a few yards before I throw the football Synonyms of off down, fro, hence, away, outWords Related to off apart, aside, elsewhere; abroad, afar, afield, astray


off

verb, slang

Synonyms and Antonyms of off

  1. to put to death deliberately the hit man bragged that he'd offed at least three people in the last year alone Synonyms of off assassinate, bump off, croak [slang], dispatch, do in, execute, get, ice [slang], knock off, liquidate, neutralize, murder [slang], put away, rub out, slay, snuff, take out, terminate, whack [slang]Words Related to off blow away, shoot, shoot down; blot out, carry off, claim, cut down, destroy, fell, kill, smite, zap; butcher, massacre, mow (down), slaughter; annihilate, eliminate, eradicate, exterminate, wipe outNear Antonyms of off animate, raise, restore, resurrect, resuscitate, revive



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