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offsets

verb
present tense third-person singular of offset

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to balance with an equal force so as to make ineffective
  • if you get a high grade on this quiz, it will offset the D from your last one

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offsets

noun
plural of offset

Synonyms & Antonyms of offsets (Entry 2 of 2)

1 a force or influence that makes an opposing force ineffective or less effective
  • a better performance this time will be an offset to last year's dismal showing

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2 the stopping of a process or activity
  • symptoms that were striking for their abrupt onset and their equally abrupt offset

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“Offsets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/offsets. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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