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"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. give off(verb)ɪv

    to produce gases or energy

    a chemical that gives off toxic fumes; to give off light/radiation


  1. give off(Verb)

    To emit.

Translations for give off

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

give off

to produce

That fire is giving off a lot of smoke.

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