Thesaurus

put off

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of put off

  1. 1 to assign to a later time never put off until tomorrow what you can do today Synonyms of put off defer, delay, hold off (on), hold over, hold up, lay over, postpone, put over, remit, shelveWords Related to put off suspend; hesitate, pause, stay; detain, retard, slow; extend, lengthen, prolong, protract, stretch (out); waitNear Antonyms of put off act, deal (with), decide (upon), do, work (on)

  2. 2 to rid oneself of (a garment) put off your coat and stay awhile Synonyms of put off doff, douse, peel (off), remove, shrug off, take offWords Related to put off husk, shed; kick (off); disrobe, strip, undressNear Antonyms of put off wear; apparel, array, attire, bedeck, clothe, dress, garb, rig, robe, suitAntonyms of put off don, put on, slip (into), throw (on)

  3. 3 to cause to feel disgust she was put off by his blatantly sexist attitude Synonyms of put off gross out, nauseate, disgust, repel, repulse, revolt, sicken, turn offWords Related to put off displease, distress; appall (also appal), disquiet, horrify; affront, insult, offend, outrage, shockNear Antonyms of put off allure, attract, beguile, bewitch, captivate, charm, disarm, draw, enchant, entice, fascinate, lure, pull, seduce, tempt; delight, gratify, please, rejoice, tickle; enrapture, enthrall (or enthral), entrance; appeal (to), interest, intrigue



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