off form

off form
(of an athlete or sports team) not playing or performing well

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • off form — ► off (or Brit. out of) form not playing or performing well. Main Entry: ↑form …   English terms dictionary

  • off-form concrete — /ɒf fɔm ˈkɒŋkrit/ (say of fawm kongkreet) noun concrete in which the impressions left by the form work are used as a decorative surface …  

  • off-form — …   Useful english dictionary

  • off — adv., prep., adj., & n. adv. 1 away; at or to a distance (drove off; is three miles off). 2 out of position; not on or touching or attached; loose, separate, gone (has come off; take your coat off). 3 so as to be rid of (sleep it off). 4 so as to …   Useful english dictionary

  • form — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 type of sth/way of doing sth ADJECTIVE ▪ common ▪ Strikes are the most common form of industrial protest. ▪ different, various ▪ various forms of surveillance …   Collocations dictionary

  • form — I n. printed document 1) to fill in (BE), fill out (esp. AE), fill up (obsol. BE) a form 2) an application; tax form shape manner 3) to assume, take (on) a form (to assume human form) 4) an abridged, condensed; comprehensive; concise; convenient …   Combinatory dictionary

  • form — form1 W1S1 [fo:m US fo:rm] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(type)¦ 2¦(way something is/appears)¦ 3¦(shape)¦ 4¦(document)¦ 5¦(art/literature)¦ 6¦(performance)¦ 7¦(school)¦ 8¦(grammar)¦ 9¦(criminal record)¦ 10 bad form …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • form — [[t]fɔ͟ː(r)m[/t]] ♦ forms, forming, formed 1) N COUNT: with supp, oft N of n A form of something is a type or kind of it. He contracted a rare form of cancer... Doctors are willing to take some form of industrial action... I am against hunting in …   English dictionary

  • form — n. & v. n. 1 a a shape; an arrangement of parts. b the outward aspect (esp. apart from colour) or shape of a body. 2 a person or animal as visible or tangible (the familiar form of the postman). 3 the mode in which a thing exists or manifests… …   Useful english dictionary

  • off —  1. Unfit for consumption.  2. Same as off colour Unwell.  3. Same as off form Not up to one s usual standard.  4. Unacceptable. Usu. a bit off.    ♣ I thought his attitude was a bit off  5. Without interest in.  6. No longer on the menu.  7 …   A concise dictionary of English slang

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