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See definition of switch off on Dictionary.com
  • as inturn off
  • as inend

synonyms for switch off

  • shut
  • shut off
  • unplug
  • close
  • cut
  • cut out
  • douse
  • extinguish
  • halt
  • hit the switch
  • kill
  • log off
  • put out
  • shut down
  • turn out
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antonyms for switch off

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  • appeal
  • begin
  • cheer
  • delight
  • enchant
  • fascinate
  • open
  • start
  • turn on
  • give birth
  • keep
  • open
  • go
  • advance
  • bear
  • start
  • introduce
  • initiate
  • begin
  • do
  • continue
  • create
  • unsettle
  • commence
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How to use switch off in a sentence

A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
He lifted his head, looked around him, and was just going to switch off the light, when he noticed the open book on his table.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
Even as he spoke, Gray had found the switch, and the apartment of Kazmah became flooded with subdued light.
DOPESAX ROHMER
She had forgotten to tell her mother of that fact—the safety of the closed receiving switch.
THE CAMPFIRE GIRLS OF ROSELAWNMARGARET PENROSE
Delancy's hand shot out to the radio switch, cutting off the voice of the announcer.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
A switch is furnished so that when desired the stops and expression levers may be cut off and left to be operated by hand.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
There was some sort of a phonograph device under the cowl of that get-away car, and this was hooked up to the radio switch.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Then he crossed to the door, flipped the light switch to the off position, and looked back in the direction of the corpse.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
He crossed quickly, pushed open the office door, spotted the light switch.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
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