Bedeutung von “go off” im Essential American English Dictionary

go off

phrasal verb with go us /ɡoʊ/ verb present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone

B1 to leave a place and go somewhere else:

She went off with Laurie.

B1 If a light or machine goes off, it stops working:

The heating goes off at ten o’clock.

If a bomb or gun goes off, it explodes or fires.

If something that makes a noise goes off, it suddenly starts making a noise:

His car alarm goes off every time it rains.

(Definition von “go off” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)