Definition of 'on-off'
Example sentences containing 'on-off'
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Her and Jett have been having this on-off relationship for a few months now, and I guess she saw Moira as a threat. DEAD BEAT (2002)Katherine was bending over to inspect the side of the laptop for its on-off switch. BEHINDLINGS (2002)Should we be looking for someone who knows how to do it or is there a simple on-off switch? SNOWJOB (2002)
Trends of 'on-off'
Used Rarely. on-off is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of on-off from the Collins English Dictionary
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