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  Words related to get off

Related / Similar Words: get away, get by, get out, escape, send, send off, trip, trip out, turn on, mail, hop out, unhorse, dismount, light, get down

 

Definition:
  • escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action; "She gets away with murder!"; "I couldn''t get out from under these responsibilities";
  • cause to be acquitted; get off the hook; in a legal case; "The lawyer got him off, even though there was no doubt in everybody''s mind that he killed his wife";
  • deliver verbally; "He got off the best line I''ve heard in a long time";
  • transfer; "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia";
  • get high, stoned, or drugged; "He trips every weekend";
  • send via the postal service; "I''ll mail you the check tomorrow";
  • get out of quickly; "The officer hopped out when he spotted an illegally parked car";
  • get off (a horse);
  • leave a vehicle, aircraft, etc.;
  • enjoy in a sexual way; "He gets off on shoes";
  • be relieved of one''s duties temporarily;

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    Hyponyms: evade, pouch, detrain, deplane

     

    Derivational Morphology: evasion, escape, dodging, bon voyage, send-off, sending, trip, mailer, mail, post, mail service, postal service, mailing, posting, dismount

     

     
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