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synonyms for get off someone's case

  • back off
  • let someone breathe
  • stop annoying
  • stop nagging
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How to use get off someone's case in a sentence

The case was an assault and battery that came off between two men named Brown and Henderson.
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In this case, I suspect, there was co-operant a strongly marked childish characteristic, the love of producing an effect.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Sometimes in the case of large plants, cones have been known to occur on the tips of the branches of the Marsh Horsetail.
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As a rule, however, even in the case of extreme varieties, a careful examination of the specimen will enable it to be identified.
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Thus was the man left entirely to the devil, not even his life being reserved, as in the case of Job.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Sometimes the stems are quite bare; on other occasions they are partly branched; in any case the branches are short.
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Prima facie, the verdict here is less favorable than in the previous case.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
The case may be kept in a light position, and when once under way it will rarely need any additional water.
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The case should at such times be opened for a few hours each day to admit the drying air.
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SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO GET OFF SOMEONE'S CASE

  • back off
  • get off someone's case
  • let someone breathe
  • stop annoying
  • stop nagging
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.