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"off message" in British English

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off messageadverb [after verb], adjective

uk   /ˌɒfˈmes.ɪdʒ/  us   /ˌɑːf-/
(Definition of off message from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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uk   us   POLITICS
used to describe something that someone says in ​public that is different from the ​officialideas of their ​organization, ​politicalparty, etc.: The new ​defencesecretary had just unhelpfully gone off-message. off-message comments/remarks
(Definition of off-message from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “off message”
in Chinese (Simplified) (政治家)言论偏离本党主张(的)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (政治家)言論偏離本黨主張(的)…
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