[ awf-lohd, of- ]
/ ˈɔfˌloʊd, ˈɒf- /
verb (used with or without object)
Digital Technology. to transfer (data) from a computer or other digital device to another digital device: Fill the camera's memory card, then offload your photos to your PC.
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a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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OTHER WORDS FROM offloadoffloader, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for offload
One of the things I love to do is offload a bunch of tasks to my VAs around 9PM each night.Just Don’t Do It: Why You Should Outsource More of Your Life|Ari Meisel|February 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for offload
(tr) to get rid of (something unpleasant or burdensome), as by delegation to another
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