Synonyms of off in English:
1 the youths scrambled out of the car and ran off
away, to a distance, from here, from there
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4British I felt decidedly off See off colour
5 informal his boss deducted the money from his pay, which was a bit off
unfair, unjust, uncalled for, below the belt, unacceptable, unjustified, unjustifiable, unreasonable, unsatisfactory, unwarranted, unnecessary, inequitable
informala bit much
Australian/New Zealand informalover the fence
[Antonyms] fair, reasonable
- the book he has been working at, off and on, for over 20 years[Antonyms] regularlyperiodically, at intervals, on and off, (every) once in a while, every so often, (every) now and then/again, from time to time, occasionally, on occasion, on occasions, on the odd occasion, at times, sometimes, sporadically, spasmodically, erratically, irregularly, intermittently, in/by fits and starts, fitfully, discontinuously, piecemeal;interruptedly
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