Definitions For Offset


  • Structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly
  • A plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper
  • A natural consequence of development
  • A horizontal branch from the base of plant that produces new plants from buds at its tips
  • A compensating equivalent
  • The time at which something is supposed to begin
  • To cancel or reduce the effect of (something) : to create an equal balance between two things


  • Produce by offset printing
  • Create an offset in
  • Cause (printed matter) to transfer or smear onto another surface
  • Make up for
  • Compensate for or counterbalance

Is Offset a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Offset is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Offset in a Sentence

  • A better performance this time will be an offset to last year's dismal showing
  • Symptoms that were striking for their abrupt onset and their equally abrupt offset
  • Gains in one area offset losses in another.
  • The limited storage space in the house is offset by the large garage.

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