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|present participle||going off|
|past tense||went off|
|past participle||gone off|
The gun went off while he was cleaning it.
All the lights in the building suddenly went off.
I went off the idea of buying a sports car after I found out how much it would cost.
Dave’s gone off to the south of France for the summer.
He went off to have lunch in the canteen at one o’clock.
He just went off on her for no apparent reason.
This is the British English definition of go off. View American English definition of go off.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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