Bedeutung von “off” im Essential English Dictionary


adverb, preposition uk /ɒf/

A2 not touching or connected to something:

Keep off the grass!
A button came off my coat.

A2 not operating or being used:

Make sure you switch your computer off.

A2 not at work:

I had three months off after my son was born.

B1 away from a place or position:

He ran off to find his friend.

B1 If a price has a certain amount of money off, it costs that much less than the usual price:

There’s 40% off this week on all winter coats.

near to a building or place:

an island off the coast of Brazil

(Definition von “off adverb, preposition” aus dem Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)