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Small in degree
“… on the off chance that you do get straight A's, you can skip a grade.”
Falling short of a standard
“The brining solution in the can may react to the metal and give the olives an off taste.”
Cancelled or postponed
“He told me the game was off because the goalposts had been vandalised and the pitch was unplayable.”
“Am feeling a little off today - like I might be coming down with something.”
Annoying or unfair
“Sometimes I think it's a bit off when clubs expect you to make a choice.”
Unfriendly or hostile
“The woman who wrote the report was really off with me right from the minute we met.”
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.”
Not being in agreement with what is true
“… that claim that everyone is actually related to everyone else seems a bit off.”
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.”
“For starters, I went for deep-fried lobster tails, only to be told the lobster was off.”
Spent away from work or other duties
“When I had my daughter, I took over a year off from medical school to be with her.”
Away from the place in question; to or at a distance
“The distances involved in the US make it hard to rush off to a weekend tournament.”
To put to death deliberately
“… the hit man was rumored to have offed at least three people in the last year alone.”
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