Definitions for give off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. give off(verb)

    have as a by-product

    "The big cities gave off so many wonderful American qualities"

  2. emit, give out, give off(verb)

    give off, send forth, or discharge; as of light, heat, or radiation, vapor, etc.

    "The ozone layer blocks some harmful rays which the sun emits"

Wiktionary

  1. give off(Verb)

    To emit.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of give off in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of give off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    You can crush a rose; all it will do is give off perfume.

  2. Bob Hope:

    When we recall the past, we usually find that it is the simplest things -- not the great occasions -- that in retrospect give off the greatest glow of happiness.

  3. Deborah Lawrence:

    Tropical forests are often talked about as the 'lungs of the earth,' but they're more like the sweat glands, they give off a lot of moisture, which helps keep the planet cool. That crucial function is lost – and even reversed – when forests are destroyed.

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