Synonyms for (noun) offset

Synonyms: set-back, setoff, offset

Definition: structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly

Similar words: structure, construction

Definition: a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

Usage: the structure consisted of a series of arches; she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons


Synonyms: offset, offset printing

Definition: a plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper

Similar words: printing, printing process

Definition: reproduction by applying ink to paper as for publication


Synonyms: outgrowth, offset, offshoot, branch

Definition: a natural consequence of development

Similar words: effect, consequence, event, issue, result, outcome, upshot

Definition: a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon

Usage: the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise; his decision had depressing consequences for business; he acted very wise after the event


Synonyms: stolon, runner, offset

Definition: a horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips

Similar words: plant organ

Definition: a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus


Synonyms: counterbalance, offset

Definition: a compensating equivalent

Similar words: compensation

Definition: something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury)


Synonyms: start, starting time, showtime, beginning, get-go, outset, offset, commencement, kickoff, first

Definition: the time at which something is supposed to begin

Usage: they got an early start; she knew from the get-go that he was the man for her

Similar words: point, point in time

Definition: an instant of time

Usage: at that point I had to leave

Synonyms for (verb) offset

Synonyms: offset

Definition: produce by offset printing

Usage: offset the conference proceedings

Similar words: print, impress

Definition: reproduce by printing


Synonyms: offset

Definition: create an offset in

Usage: offset a wall

Similar words: make, create

Definition: make or cause to be or to become

Usage: make a mess in one's office; create a furor


Synonyms: offset

Definition: cause (printed matter) to transfer or smear onto another surface

Similar words: transfer

Definition: move from one place to another

Usage: transfer the data; transmit the news; transfer the patient to another hospital


Synonyms: offset, set off, cancel

Definition: make up for

Usage: His skills offset his opponent's superior strength

Similar words: balance, equilibrate, equilibrise, equilibrize

Definition: bring into balance or equilibrium

Usage: She has to balance work and her domestic duties; balance the two weights


Synonyms: countervail, offset

Definition: compensate for or counterbalance

Usage: offset deposits and withdrawals

Similar words: balance, equilibrate, equilibrise, equilibrize

Definition: bring into balance or equilibrium

Usage: She has to balance work and her domestic duties; balance the two weights