Definition of get off phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

  

get off

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

get off

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get off somebody

 
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used especially to tell someone to stop touching you or another person Get off me, that hurts!

get off

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get somebody off

 
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to leave a place or start a journey; to help someone do this We got off right after breakfast. He got the children off to school.

get off

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get off something

 
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to leave work with permission Could you get off (work) early tomorrow?

get off something

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get somebody off something

 
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to stop discussing a particular subject; to make someone do this Please can we get off the subject of dieting? I couldn't get him off politics once he got started.

get something off

 
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to send something by mail I need to get these letters off first thing tomorrow.

get off (with something)

 
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to have no or almost no injuries in an accident She was lucky to get off with just a few bruises.

get off (with something)

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get somebody off (with something)

 
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 to receive no or almost no punishment; to help someone do this He was lucky to get off with a small fine. A good lawyer might be able to get you off.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: get off