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Off Off, interj. Away; begone; -- a command to depart.
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Off Off, a. 1. On the farther side; most distant; on the side of an animal or a team farthest from the driver when he is on foot; in the United States, the right side; as, the off horse or ox in a team, in distinction from the nigh or near horse or ox; the off leg. 2. Designating a time when one is not strictly attentive to business or affairs, or is absent from his post, and, hence, a time when affairs are not urgent; as, he took an off day for fishing: an off year in politics. ``In the off season.' --Thackeray. Off side. (a) The right hand side in driving; the farther side. See Gee. (b) (Cricket) See Off, n.
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Off Off, n. (Cricket) The side of the field that is on the right of the wicket keeper.
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Edge Edge, v. i. 1. To move sideways; to move gradually; as, edge along this way. 2. To sail close to the wind. I must edge up on a point of wind. --Dryden. To edge away or off (Naut.), to increase the distance gradually from the shore, vessel, or other object. To edge down (Naut.), to approach by slow degrees, as when a sailing vessel approaches an object in an oblique direction from the windward. To edge in, to get in edgewise; to get in by degrees. To edge in with, as with a coast or vessel (Naut.), to advance gradually, but not directly, toward it.

Meaning of off from wikipedia

- Off or OFF may refer to: Off (album), by Ciwan Haco, 2006 Off (video game), a video game by Mortis Ghost. "Off", a song by Royce da 5'9" from Layers Off...
- Off On Off (Hangul: 오프온오프, stylized as offonoff) is a South Korean duo under HIGHGRND in Seoul, South Korea. They debuted on September 21, 2016, with "Bath"...
- Off! (stylized as OFF!) is an American hardcore punk supergroup, formed in Los Angeles in 2009. OFF! was formed in Los Angeles, California in late 2009...
- theatre. Off-off-Broadway theaters are smaller than Broadway and off-Broadway theaters, and usually have fewer than 100 seats. The off-off-Broadway movement...
- On-off or Onoff may refer to: On-off control, a type of feedback controller On-off keying, a type of line modulation On-off relationship, a form of personal...
- On & Off (Korean: 온앤오프; or On and Off) is a South Korean television program that airs on tvN. The program airs every Sa****ay at 22:40 (KST) starting from...
- smaller than Broadway theatres, but larger than off-off-Broadway theatres, which seat fewer than 100. An "off-Broadway production" is a production of a play...
- Face/Off is a 1997 American action film directed by John Woo, written by Mike Werb and Michael Colleary, and starring John Travolta and Nicolas Cage....
- Off spin is a type of finger spin bowling in cricket. A bowler who uses this technique is called an off spinner. Off spinners are right-handed spin bowlers...
- A write-off is a reduction of the recognized value of something. In accounting, this is a recognition of the reduced or zero value of an ****et. In income...
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