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English definition of “move off sth/on (to sth)”

move off sth/on (to sth)

verb uk phrasal verb with move   /muːv/ us  
C1 to change from one subject to another when talking or writing: Let's move off this subject now, shall we? Can we move on to the next item for discussion, please?Digressing and being indirect or evasiveMoving in order to avoid contactNot saying much
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