sign something off


sign something off
ˌsign sthˈoff derived
to give your formal approval to sth, by signing your name
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  • sign off — phrasal verb [intransitive] Word forms sign off : present tense I/you/we/they sign off he/she/it signs off present participle signing off past tense signed off past participle signed off to end a broadcast on television or radio They always… …   English dictionary

  • sign — sign1 W2S3 [saın] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(gives information)¦ 2¦(shows something is true)¦ 3¦(movement or sound)¦ 4¦(symbol)¦ 5¦(star sign)¦ 6¦(language)¦ 7 there is no sign of somebody/something 8 sign of life 9 sign of the times …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sign — sign1 [ saın ] noun *** ▸ 1 piece of evidence ▸ 2 something with words/pictures ▸ 3 movement/sound ▸ 4 written symbol ▸ 5 star sign ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) count or uncount a piece of evidence that something is happening or that something exists:… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sign — 1 /saIn/ noun 1 STH THAT PROVES STH (C) an event, fact etc that shows that something is happening or that something is true; indication: sign of: The tests can detect early signs of disease. | sign that: Exports have risen by 20%, a sign that the …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sign */*/*/ — I UK [saɪn] / US noun Word forms sign : singular sign plural signs 1) [countable/uncountable] a piece of evidence that something is happening or that something exists sure sign: She began tapping her foot, a sure sign of annoyance. sign that: He… …   English dictionary

  • sign — noun 1》 an object, quality, or event whose presence or occurrence indicates the probable presence, occurrence, or advent of something else.     ↘Medicine an indication of a disease detectable by a medical practitioner even if not apparent to the… …   English new terms dictionary

  • off — off1 [ ɔf, af ] function word *** Off can be used in the following ways: as an adverb: He waved and drove off. She took her coat off and hung it up. My house is a long way off. as a preposition: She got off the bus at the next stop. Keep off the… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • off — I UK [ɒf] / US [ɔf] / US [ɑf] adjective, adverb, preposition *** Summary: Off can be used in the following ways: as an adverb: He waved and drove off. ♦ She took her coat off and hung it up. ♦ My house is a long way off. as a preposition: She got …   English dictionary

  • off — ♦ (The preposition is pronounced [[t]ɒf, AM ɔːf[/t]]. The adverb is pronounced [[t]ɒ̱f, AM ɔ͟ːf[/t]]) 1) PREP If something is taken off something else or moves off it, it is no longer touching that thing. He took his feet off the desk... I took… …   English dictionary

  • Something Wicked This Way Comes (Ugly Betty) — Infobox Television episode | Title = Something Wicked This Way Comes Series = Ugly Betty Season = 2 Episode = 6 Guests= Airdate = November 1, 2007 Production = 206 Writer = Henry Alonzo Myers Director = Wendey Stanzler Episode list = Episode… …   Wikipedia