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?

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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. Hugh Hefner:

    If there is anyone who felt it was OK to touch, that's not someone we have inside our four walls, you do so much work, putting in everything —' How is the silverware laid out ?' ' What's the lighting ?' — and it takes one table of drunk knuckleheads to throw off the whole thing. So you have to comb your clients and you have to teach them as much as anyone else.

  2. Foods Pregnant Women:

    Plus, things like stress can throw off ovulation, so even if you think you are scheduling everything out to the T, your body could naturally be delayed a little bit, if you have sex and take a pregnancy test a few days later, it can still come back negative. That doesn’t mean the test is not accurate or you’re not pregnant, it could mean that you’re doing it too early.

  3. 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.

  4. Robin Foroutan:

    We all have bacteria, yeasts and other types of microbes living in our digestive tracts and many strains of these actually provide a benefit — that's why fermented foods and probiotics are so healthy, but excessive sugar intake can throw off the balance leading to an overgrowth of normally occurring yeast and pathogenic bacteria. This can have a negative effect on our energy, skin, immune function, mood and many other consequences.

  5. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi:

    Talks on the Iran nuclear issue face a historic opportunity, and striking a comprehensive deal on schedule is the trend of the times and the desire of the people, reaching comprehensive agreement is beneficial to Iran upholding its own legal rights, including the right to the peaceful use of nuclear power, and for the people of Iran to throw off the difficulties of sanctions as early as possible and focus on energetically developing the economy.

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  • semer, mettre dedans, foirerFrench

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