set off

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Pronounciation of set off

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Definitions for set off

  • verb - cause to burst with a violent release of energy; "We exploded the nuclear bomb"
  • verb - set in motion or cause to begin; "The guide set the tour off to a good start"
  • verb - direct attention to
  • verb - provoke or stir up; "incite a riot"; "set off great unrest among the people"
  • verb - put in motion or move to act; "trigger a reaction"; "actuate the circuits"
  • verb - leave; "The family took off for Florida"
  • verb - make up for; "His skills offset his opponent's superior strength"
  • Synonyms for set off

    offset bring out trip spark off depart set forth set out explode incite actuate spark part take off detonate instigate trigger trigger off start cancel blow up stir up activate touch off start out

    Antonyms for set off

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    Holonyms for set off

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    Hyponyms for set off

    foreground raise blaze counteract fulminate highlight take off blaze out countervail dynamite spotlight lift off sally forth neutralize pick up play up roar off sally out counterbalance

    Hypernyms for set off

    start emphasise provoke leave equilibrate equilibrize change integrity commence punctuate stimulate go forth equilibrise begin stress accent initiate go away lead off emphasize accentuate pioneer balance

    Meronyms for set off

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    Sounds like set off

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