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one-off British & World English

Done, made, or happening only once

off one's face British & World English

Very drunk or under the influence of illegal drugs

off one's feed British & World English

Having no appetite

off one's feet British & World English

So as to be no longer standing

off one's game British & World English

Playing badly (or well)

go off on one British & World English

Become very angry or excited

off one's nut British & World English

Out of one’s mind; crazy

—— one's head off British & World English

Talk, laugh, etc. unrestrainedly

—— one's socks off British & World English

Do something with great energy and enthusiasm

off one's own bat British & World English

At one’s own instigation; spontaneously

get one's kit off British & World English

Take off all one’s clothes

work one's ass off British & World English

Work extremely hard

bin someone off in bin British & World English

End a relationship with someone

cut someone off British & World English

Interrupt someone while they are speaking

fob2 British & World English

Deceitfully attempt to satisfy someone by making excuses or giving them something inferior

lay someone off British & World English

Discharge a worker temporarily or permanently because of a shortage of work

let someone off British & World English

Punish someone lightly or not at all for a misdemeanour or offence

pay someone off British & World English

Dismiss someone with a final payment

put someone off British & World English

Cancel or postpone an appointment with someone

rip someone off British & World English

Cheat someone, especially financially

see someone off British & World English

Accompany a person who is leaving to their point of departure

set someone off British & World English

Cause someone to start doing something, especially laughing or talking

tee someone off British & World English

Make someone angry or annoyed

tip someone off in tip3 British & World English

Give someone information in a discreet or confidential way

take one's hat off to British & World English

State one’s admiration for (someone who has achieved something)

laugh one's head off British & World English

Laugh heartily or uncontrollably

shoot one's mouth off British & World English

Talk boastfully or indiscreetly

beat someone/thing off British & World English

Succeed in resisting an attacker or an attack

blow someone off British & World English

Fail to keep an appointment with someone

boot someone off in boot1 British & World English

Force someone to leave a vehicle unceremoniously

bring someone off British & World English

Rescue someone from a ship in difficulties

brush someone/thing off British & World English

Dismiss someone or something in an abrupt way

call someone/thing off British & World English

Order a person or dog to stop attacking someone

carry someone/thing off British & World English

Take someone or something away by force

cast someone off British & World English

Exclude someone from a relationship

cross someone/thing off in cross British & World English

Delete a name or item on a list as being no longer required or involved

fend someone/thing off in fend British & World English

Defend oneself from a blow, attack, or attacker

fight someone/thing off British & World English

Defend oneself against an attack by someone or something

flag someone/thing off in flag1 British & World English

Wave a flag at someone or something as a starting signal

fuck someone off British & World English

Make someone angry

hack someone off British & World English

Annoy or infuriate someone


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