What is the definition of offset?

Definitions for offset

  • verb - produce by offset printing; "offset the conference proceedings"
  • verb - create an offset in; "offset a wall"
  • verb - cause (printed matter) to transfer or smear onto another surface
  • verb - make up for; "His skills offset his opponent's superior strength"
  • verb - compensate for or counterbalance; "offset deposits and withdrawals"
  • noun - structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly
  • noun - a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder
  • noun - a natural consequence of development
  • noun - a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
  • noun - a compensating equivalent
  • noun - the time at which something is supposed to begin; "they got an early start"; "she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her"
  • Pronounciation of offset

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    Synonyms for offset

    branch counterbalance outset starting time set-back offshoot beginning get-go showtime setoff stolon commencement start offset printing runner first kickoff outgrowth cancel set off countervail

    Antonyms for offset

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    Holonyms for offset

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    Hypernyms for offset

    printing outcome upshot point in time printing process result plant organ structure consequence event compensation construction effect issue point equilibrize create equilibrise print transfer impress balance make equilibrate

    Hyponyms for offset

    birth starting point incipiency threshold photo-offset printing incipience photo-offset terminus a quo letterset printing counterbalance counteract countervail neutralize

    Meronyms for offset

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    Sounds like offset

    obesity obesity diet obfuscate object oboist obsessed off-site officiate offset offshoot offside opacity opposed opposite