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English definition of “get off”

get off

verb uk phrasal verb with get   /ɡet/ (present participle getting, past tense got, past participle got or US gotten) us  
to leave a place, usually in order to start a journey: If we can get off by seven o'clock, the roads will be clearer. informal to leave work with permission, usually at the end of the day: How early can you get off this afternoon?
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