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turn off

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of turn off

  1. 1 to cause to feel disgust that memorably bad meal turned me off about restaurant food for a while Synonyms of turn off gross out, nauseate, put off, repel, repulse, revolt, sicken, disgustWords Related to turn off displease, distress; appall (also appal), disquiet, horrify; affront, insult, offend, outrage, shockNear Antonyms of turn 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

  2. 2 to change one's course or direction turn off at the third exit and follow the ramp to your left Synonyms of turn off detour, deviate, diverge, sheer, swerve, swing, turn, veer, wheelWords Related to turn off tack, zigzag; double (back), turn back

  3. 3 to let go from office, service, or employment eventually, the supervisor turned off the insubordinate employee Synonyms of turn off ax (or axe), bounce, can, cashier, discharge, fire, muster out, pink-slip, release, remove, retire, sack, terminate, dismissWords Related to turn off downsize, excess, furlough, lay off, trim; boot (out), chuck (out), drum (out), kick out, throw out, unseat; separateNear Antonyms of turn off keep; reemploy, rehire; contract, subcontract; recruitAntonyms of turn off employ, engage, hire, retain, sign (up or on), take on

  4. 4 to cause to stop functioning please turn off the fan when you're done Synonyms of turn off kill, shut off, deactivateWords Related to turn off flick (off); dismantle, mothball, phase out; arrest, brake, chock, cut off, draw up, halt, jam, stall, stickNear Antonyms of turn off charge, electrify, energize, fire, fuel, generate, power, push; discharge, launch, release, switch, trip; reactivate, rechargeAntonyms of turn off activate, actuate, crank (up), drive, move, propel, run, set off, spark, start, touch off, trigger, turn on



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