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English definition of “off”


preposition (NOT LIKING)    /ɒf/ US  /ɑːf/
not liking or taking something or someone: He's been off his food ever since he had the stomach upset. I used to love coffee but I've gone off it (= stopped liking it) recently. She's well enough to be off the medicine now. The doctor says he can come off the tablets. She's been off drugs for a year now.Not liking
(Definition of off preposition (NOT LIKING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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