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Meaning of "off air" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OFF AIR

off air  [ɒf ɛə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OFF AIR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Off air is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES OFF AIR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of off air in the English dictionary

The definition of off air in the dictionary is if sth is off air, or it happens off air, it is not broadcast on TV or radioto go off air to stop broadcasting.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OFF AIR

off
off and on
off base
off beam
off break
off camera
off chance
off colour
off day
off duty
off key
off label
off limits
off message
off on one
off one´s game
off one´s guard
off one´s hands
off one´s head
off one´s nana

WORDS THAT END LIKE OFF AIR

a breath of fresh air
castle in the air
clear the air
compressed air
fresh air
hot air
in the air
into thin air
light air
lighter than air
liquid air
off the air
on the air
open air
out of thin air
sea air
take the air
up in the air
walk on air
with one´s nose in the air

Synonyms and antonyms of off air in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «off air» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OFF AIR

Find out the translation of off air to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of off air from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «off air» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

停播
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

fuera del aire
570 millions of speakers

English

off air
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

हवा बंद
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

من الهواء
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

вне эфира
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ar desligado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বায়ু বন্ধ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

l´arrivée d´air
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dari udara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

off air
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

空気オフ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

공기 오프
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mati udhara
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

ra khỏi không khí
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

காற்று காற்றும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ऑफ एअर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Hava kapalı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

off aria
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

od powietrza
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

поза ефіром
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

off aer
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

από τον αέρα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

uit die lug
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

off luft
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

av lufta
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of off air

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OFF AIR»

The term «off air» is regularly used and occupies the 72.226 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OFF AIR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «off air» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «off air» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about off air

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OFF AIR»

Discover the use of off air in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to off air and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Falling Off Air
Robin Ballantyne's life is finally coming together.
Catherine Sampson, 2009
2
Lift Off: Air Vehicle Sketches and Renderings from the ...
Lift Off, the second volume in the Drawthrough collection, takes Scott Robertson's concept design sketches and renderings from surface to sky.
Scott Robertson, 2006
3
Off-Air Videotaping in Education: Copyright Issues, ...
Examines the legal issues involved in off-air videotaping for educational use and discusses copyright laws regarding videotaping
Esther Rita Sinofsky, 1984
4
Law for K-12 Libraries and Librarians
OFF-AIR TAPING Librarians are typically not involved in off-air taping, however, it is important to understand these guidelines for several reasons. Faculty members often tape television programs for classroom use. However, they may not ...
Lee Ann Torrans, 2003
5
Distance Education: Strategies and Tools
They specify periods of retention and use of such off-air recording in classrooms and similar places devoted to instruction and for homebound instruction. The purpose of establishing these guidelines is to provide standards for both owners  ...
Barry Donald Willis, 1994
6
Copyright Law and Practice
Leonard Wasser, Writers Guild of America, East. Sanford Wolff, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.' GUIDELINES FOR OFF-AIR RECORDING OF BROADCAST PROGRAMMING FOR EDUCATIONAL PURPOSES In March of ...
William F. Patry, 1994
7
Compressed Air Magazine
... some other inert gas through this valve, or gradually by connecting the nitrogen reservoir with the valve without drawing off air so that the oxygen consumed is replaced by nitrogen. The ordinary atmospheric pressure is maintained in the box  ...
William Lawrence Saunders, 1912
8
Compressed Air
1NSIH.ATEI) ENGINE CYLINDER OF PLACES AIK Llol'IFYING EXPANSION ENGINE. FIG. 4 — THE PLACE BALANCED VARIABLE CUT-OFF AIR VALVE. A NOVEL CUT-OFF. The valve is of most novel construction — my own design, after ...
‎1908
9
Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
... said lever and movable thereby In the opposite direction, and connection between said plunger and said valve whereby when the plunger Is moved by the spacing-levers said valve Is operated to cut off air to the box and exhaust the air- box.
United States. Patent Office, 1906
10
Official Gazette of the United States Patent Office
In a centrifugal compressor, an inlet and discharge line for said compressor, a demand measuring device in the inlet line of said compressor, a blow off valve in the discharge line of said compressor, a conduit for conveying the blown off air ...
‎1917

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OFF AIR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term off air is used in the context of the following news items.
1
ESPN Pulls Colin Cowherd Off Air For Good After Comments On …
Colin Cowherd had been a lame duck at ESPN anyway, but today the sports giant said he's done there for good. Eight days after the company ... «Deadline, Jul 15»
2
Uganda: Radio Goes Off Air 15 Minutes Into Dr Besigye's Talk Show
Jinja — A Jinja based FM radio station is in the spotlight after it went off air mysteriously 15 minutes into a talk show involving the former Forum ... «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
3
Peter Stefanovic hospitalised after riding motorcycle off air on the …
The accident occurred when Peter was in the Channel Nine car park, practising riding a motor bike while off air with former Top Gear presenter, ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
4
The Great British Bake Off air date confirmed
On your marks, get set, BAKE! The Great British Bake Off will be back on our screens in exactly two weeks. Paul Hollywood, Mary Berry, Mel ... «Radio Times, Jul 15»
5
In Pics: Jodha Akbar & many more TV shows to go off air! Check out
In Pics: Jodha Akbar & many more TV shows to go off air! ... Let's have a look at some of the TV serials that are going off air soon. PREV. «Daily Bhaskar, Jul 15»
6
What happened to Brock Lesnar after Battleground went off air?
The crowd in St. Louis, Missouri witnessed an unexpected ending to the Battleground main event as the feud experienced a big twist at the end. «Sportskeeda, Jul 15»
7
TV shows that are going off air
'Shastri Sisters' all set to bid adieu: Colors' popular soap 'Shastri Sisters' is all set to bid adieu. A source shared, "After the change in its timeslot, the ratings of ... «Times of India, Jul 15»
8
Paddy McGuinness' Benchmark show taken off air after 9 episodes
It was launched just over a month ago, but Paddy McGuinness' latest game show has already been taken off air. Channel 4 reportedly decided ... «Metro, Jul 15»
9
It's Happening! Jodha Akbar Is Going Off Air!
Rumor has it that Zee TV's popular show, Jodha Akbar will soon go off air. Falling TRPs and rumors of the lead actors Paridhi Sharma and ... «MissMalini, Jul 15»
10
SABC silences X-Factor, for now - singing show taken off air
The SABC has canned X-Factor until further notice. The channel took a decision not to broadcast the second season of the reality singing show ... «Sowetan Live, Jul 15»

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