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Definition 1 of 2

Definition

An earnest request to switch off/turn off the lights. The phrase is not just consistent with the spirit of greater human mission to save planet earth by reducing futile energy consumption, it also serves to conserve personal energy reserves, which would otherwise be spent on speaking in complete, grammatically sound sentences.

Usage

Ram: Lets go, we'll be late for the movie!
Shyam: Do we need to off the lights before we leave?
Added 2012-04-07 by Northern Southie

Root

English

Region

All India

Related Terms

Off it

Terms referencing this

On the light

Definition 2 of 2

off the light

\awf (unstressed) th uh lahyt\
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Definition

switch the lights off

Usage

Lustfully, Nitin wraps his hairy arms around Lata.
Lata: Off the light first, baby.
Added 2011-08-13 by GoodCumbany