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wanton wanton
/ˈwɔn tən /

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  • offset offset  /ɔf ˈsɛt/ ?  the time at which something is supposed to begin

    offset meaning(s) 

    1. (n) the time at which something is supposed to begin
    2. (n) a compensating equivalent
    3. (n) a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
    4. (n) a natural consequence of development
    5. (n) a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper
    6. (n) structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly
    7. (v) compensate for or counterbalance
    8. (v) make up for
    9. (v) cause (printed matter) to transfer or smear onto another surface
    10. (v) create an offset in
    11. (v) produce by offset printing

    Synonym(s)

    offset usage(s)

    1. Carbon credits alone won't do much to offset the damage done by energy-guzzling spendthrifts.
    2. It would be offset by ending certain corporate tax breaks.
  • offset lithography offset lithography  offset printing by lithography
  • offset printing offset printing  a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which…
  • offsetting offsetting  /ɔf ˈsɛ tɪŋ/ ?  the time at which something is supposed to begin
  • offsetting balance offsetting balance  a minimum credit balance that a bank may require a borrower to…
  • offshoot offshoot  /ˈɔf ˌʃut/ ?  a natural consequence of development
  • offshore offshore  /ˈɔf ˈʃɔr/ ?  (of winds) coming from the land
  • offshore rig offshore rig  drilling rig consisting of an offshore platform (floating or fixed to the…
  • offside offside  /ˈɔf ˈsaɪd/ ?  (sport) the mistake of occupying an illegal position on the playing field…
  • offsides offsides  illegally beyond a prescribed line or area or ahead of the ball or puck
  • offspring offspring  /ˈɔfs ˌprɪŋ/ ?  the immediate descendants of a person
  • offstage offstage  /ˈɔf ˈsteɪdʒ/ ?  a stage area out of sight of the audience
  • ofo ofo  a member of the Siouan people living in the Yazoo river valley in Mississippi
  • oft oft  /ˈɔft/ ?  many times at short intervals
  • often often  /ˈɔ fən/ ?  many times at short intervals
  • oftener oftener  /ˈɔ fə nər/ ?  more often or more frequently
  • oftenness oftenness  the number of occurrences within a given time period
  • oftentimes oftentimes  /ˈɔ fən ˌtaɪmz/ ?  many times at short intervals
  • ofttimes ofttimes  /ˈɔf ttaɪmz/ ?  many times at short intervals
  • ogalala ogalala  a member of the Siouan people who constituted a division of the Teton Sioux and…
  • ogcocephalidae ogcocephalidae  batfishes: sluggish bottom-dwelling spiny fishes
  • ogden ogden  /ˈɑɡ dən/ ?  English psychologist who collaborated with I. A. Richards in designing Basic…
  • ogden nash ogden nash  United States writer noted for his droll epigrams (1902-1971)
  • ogdoad ogdoad  the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one
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