What does throw off mean?

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throw off

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shed, cast, cast off, shake off, throw, throw off, throw away, drop(verb)

    get rid of

    "he shed his image as a pushy boss"; "shed your clothes"

  2. shake, shake off, throw off, escape from(verb)

    get rid of

    "I couldn't shake the car that was following me"

Wiktionary

  1. throw off(Verb)

    To confuse; especially, to lose a pursuer.

  2. throw off(Verb)

    To introduce errors or inaccuracies; to skew.

How to pronounce throw off?

  1. Alex
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    Karen
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How to say throw off in sign language?

  1. throwoff

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

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

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of throw off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of throw off in a Sentence

  1. Jean Paul:

    Cares are often more difficult to throw off than sorrows; the latter die with time, the former grow.

  2. Logan Pearsall Smith:

    We grow with years more fragile in body, but morally stutter, and can throw off the chill of a bad conscience almost at once.

  3. Lorne Steinberg:

    There are a number of big REITs that own good juicy portfolios of properties that throw off cash flows, there is also enough scale there that you could see potentially a large deal.

  4. Mark Twain:

    Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

  5. Phil Jordan:

    One of the most intelligent traffickers has been Chapo, his son is not the brightest star on the Christmas tree. The best recorded intelligence on the son is that he doesn't have his father's intelligence. But I caution this could be a diversion to throw off authorities.

Images & Illustrations of throw off

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Translations for throw off

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  • semer, mettre dedans, foirerFrench

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