Definition of 'put off'
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I bought two tickets, charging them to my Visa card to put off the day of reckoning. A NASTY DOSE OF DEATHBut she always found some reason to put off anything too adventurous. COLDHEART CANYON (2001)
It was after five o'clock, with more than four hours until dark, but the plan was too tempting to put off. KING OF THE MOUNTAIN (1990)
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Translations for 'put off'
British English: put off /pʊt ɒf/ VERB
If you put something off, you delay doing it.
She put off telling him until the last moment.
- American English: put off
- Arabic: يُطْفِئ
- Brazilian Portuguese: adiar
- Chinese: 推迟
- Croatian: odgađati
- Czech: odložit na později
- Danish: udsætte
- Dutch: uitstellen
- European Spanish: posponer
- Finnish: siirtää myöhemmäksi
- French: ajourner
- German: aufschieben
- Greek: υπεκφεύγω
- Italian: rimandare
- Japanese: 延期する
- Korean: 연기하다
- Norwegian: utsette
- Polish: odłożyć
- European Portuguese: adiar
- Romanian: a amâna
- Russian: откладывать
- Latin American Spanish: posponer
- Swedish: skjuta upp
- Thai: เลื่อนออกไป
- Turkish: ertelemek
- Ukrainian: відкладати
- Vietnamese: hoãn
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