WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (v) depart, part, start, start out, set forth, set off, set out,
**take off**(leave)*"The family took off for Florida"* - S: (v)
**take off**(take away or remove)*"Take that weight off me!"* - S: (v)
**take off**, lift off (depart from the ground)*"The plane took off two hours late"* - S: (v)
**take off**, take time off (take time off from work; stop working temporarily) - S: (v)
**take off**(mimic or imitate in an amusing or satirical manner)*"This song takes off from a famous aria"* - S: (v)
**take off**(remove clothes)*"take off your shirt--it's very hot in here"* *direct troponym*/*full troponym*- S: (v) peel off (take off, as with some difficulty)
*"He peeled off his blood-soaked shirt"* - S: (v) slip off (take off with ease or speed)
*"She slipped off her jacket"* - S: (v) uncloak (remove a cloak from)
- S: (v) doff (remove)
*"He doffed his hat"* *direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**sentence frame*- S: (v) get off the ground,
**take off**(get started or set in motion, used figuratively)*"the project took a long time to get off the ground"* - S: (v)
**take off**(prove fatal)*"The disease took off"* - S: (v) subtract, deduct,
**take off**(make a subtraction)*"subtract this amount from my paycheck"* *direct troponym*/*full troponym***domain category**- S: (n) arithmetic (the branch of pure mathematics dealing with the theory of numerical calculations)
*direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**antonym**derivationally related form*- W: (adj)
subtractive [Related to: subtract] (constituting or involving subtraction)
*"a subtractive correction"* - W: (n)
subtraction [Related to: subtract] (an arithmetic operation in which the difference between two numbers is calculated)
*"the subtraction of three from four leaves one"; "four minus three equals one"* - W: (n)
subtraction [Related to: subtract] (the act of subtracting (removing a part from the whole))
*"he complained about the subtraction of money from their paychecks"* - W: (n)
deduction [Related to: deduct] (the act of subtracting (removing a part from the whole))
*"he complained about the subtraction of money from their paychecks"* *sentence frame*