turned off

turned off
 Indifferent or hostile towards

A concise dictionary of English slang (2nd edition) . . 2015.

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  • turned off — mod. uninterested. □ I’m sort of turned off to stuff like that these days. Part of getting older, I guess. □ I can’t pay attention if I’m turned off, now can I? …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • turned off — Synonyms and related words: against, apathetic, ataractic, blase, careless, casual, con, disapprobatory, disapproving, discontented, disenchanted, disgruntled, disillusioned, disinterested, dispassionate, displeased, disregardful, dissatisfied,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • off — off1 [ ɔf, af ] function word *** Off can be used in the following ways: as an adverb: He waved and drove off. She took her coat off and hung it up. My house is a long way off. as a preposition: She got off the bus at the next stop. Keep off the… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • off — off1 W1S1 [ɔf US o:f] adv, prep, adj 1.) away from a place ▪ He got into his car and drove off. ▪ Suddenly they turned off and parked in a side road. ▪ Once we were off the main freeway, the trip felt more like a vacation. ▪ Her husband was off… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • off — 1 adverb, adjective (not before noun) 1 away or from where something is: Travis got into his car and drove off. | Suddenly they turned off and parked in a side road. | be off (=to leave): We re off now. Thanks for the meal! | be off to (=to go to …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • off — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English of, from Old English more at of Date: before 12th century 1. a. (1) from a place or position < march off >; specifically away from land < ship stood off to sea > (2) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Off for the Sweet Hereafter — is a 1986 novel by T. R. Pearson. The story opens with a sentence over 400 words long: That was the summer we lost the bald Jeeter who was not even mostly Jeeter anymore but was probably mostly Throckmorton or anyway was probably considered… …   Wikipedia

  • off — [adj1] gone; remote absent, canceled, finished, inoperative, negligible, not employed, not on duty, on vacation, outside, postponed, slender, slight, slim, small, unavailable; concept 552 Ant. here, present off [adj2] inferior; spoiled bad,… …   New thesaurus

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