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come off

Definitions of come off
  1. verb
    come to be detached
    synonyms: come away, detach
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    Antonyms:
    attach
    become attached
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    blow off
    come off due to an explosion or other strong force
    chop off, cut off, lop off
    remove by or as if by cutting
    unsolder
    remove the soldering from
    fall off
    come off
    abscise
    remove or separate by abscission
    roach
    cut the mane off (a horse)
    type of:
    divide, part, separate
    come apart
  2. verb
    break off (a piece from a whole)
    synonyms: break away, break off, chip, chip off
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    types:
    flake, flake off, peel, peel off
    come off in flakes or thin small pieces
    exfoliate
    come off in a very thin piece
    type of:
    divide, part, separate
    come apart
  3. verb
    happen in a particular manner
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