What does get off mean?

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get off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. get off(verb)

    leave a vehicle, aircraft, etc.

  2. get off(verb)

    be relieved of one's duties temporarily

  3. send, get off, send off(verb)


    "The spy sent the classified information off to Russia"

  4. get off(verb)

    cause to be acquitted; get off the hook; in a legal case

    "The lawyer got him off, even though there was no doubt in everybody's mind that he killed his wife"

  5. get off, get away, get by, get out, escape(verb)

    escape potentially unpleasant consequences; get away with a forbidden action

    "She gets away with murder!"; "I couldn't get out from under these responsibilities"

  6. get off(verb)

    enjoy in a sexual way

    "He gets off on shoes"

  7. unhorse, dismount, light, get off, get down(verb)

    alight from (a horse)

  8. hop out, get off(verb)

    get out of quickly

    "The officer hopped out when he spotted an illegally parked car"

  9. mail, get off(verb)

    send via the postal service

    "I'll mail you the check tomorrow"

  10. trip, trip out, turn on, get off(verb)

    get high, stoned, or drugged

    "He trips every weekend"

  11. get off(verb)

    deliver verbally

    "He got off the best line I've heard in a long time"


  1. get off(Verb)

    To move from being on top of (something) to not being on top of it.

  2. get off(Verb)

    To move (something) from being on top of (something else) to not being on top of it.

  3. get off(Verb)

    To disembark, especially from mass transportation, such as a bus or train.

  4. get off(Verb)

    To stop (doing something), to desist from (doing something).

  5. get off(Verb)

    To stop using a piece of equipment, such as a telephone or computer.

  6. get off(Verb)

    To complete a shift or a day's work.

  7. get off(Verb)

    To stop touching or interfering with something or someone.

  8. get off(Verb)

    To excite or arouse, especially in a sexual manner.

  9. get off(Verb)

    To experience an orgasm or other sexual pleasure; to become sexually aroused.

  10. get off(Verb)

    To incur (mild) consequences.

  11. get off(Verb)

    To fall asleep.

  12. get off(Verb)

    To behave in an presumptuous, rude, or intrusive manner.


  1. Get Off

    "Get Off" was a hit song by Miami based Latin/disco band Foxy in 1978. Released from their LP of the same name, the song became a crossover hit. It spent two weeks at number one on the Billboard Hot Soul Singles chart during the fall of that year and also peaked at number nine on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart. Along with the track, "Tena's Song", "Get Off" peaked at number eighteen on the disco chart.

How to pronounce get off ?

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How to say get off in sign language?

  1. getoff


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of get off in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of get off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of get off in a Sentence

  1. Justin Kaback:

    That's when I knew it was time to get off.

  2. Chief Executive Officer Steve Hanvey:

    We're going to get off the ground imminently.

  3. Travis Reinking:

    There might be stuff they could get off there.

  4. Matt Davis:

    I couldn't wait to get off the ship, i just wanted to get off.

  5. Jan Dawson of Jackdaw Research:

    The key will be helping developers get off the ground quickly.

Images & Illustrations of get off

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Translations for get off

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  • sundat, potěšit, pomilovat, přestat, usnout, vystoupitCzech
  • aussteigenGerman
  • descender, irse, follar, bajarse, librarseSpanish
  • päästä, selvitä, poista, nukahtaaFinnish
  • descendre, arrêterFrench
  • thig dhethScottish Gaelic
  • riaddormentarsi, darci un taglio, lasciar perdere, smettere, arrapare, scendere, cessare, cavarsela, spostare, scamparla, eccitare, riprendere sonno, fare sesso, desistere, mollare, scopareItalian
  • 下車, 降ろす, 降りるJapanese
  • 내리다Korean
  • stappen, uitstappen, afhalen, afstappen, afgaan, afkomenDutch
  • descer, desistir, desembarcar, pararPortuguese
  • se da jos, coborî, da josRomanian
  • снимать, сойти, опустить, спускаться, опуститься, опускать, спуститься, выйти, опускаться, снять, выходить, сходитьRussian
  • ลงThai
  • 下車Chinese

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