Words nearby start off
Examples from the Web for start off
In winter this is dangerous, and at all times it frets the horses to slide out of the stable at the start-off.Riding and Driving|Edward L. Anderson
Somewhat late, we realize that not a great deal has been said about weather conditions for the start-off.Merchantmen-at-Arms|David W. Bone
"We're playing in great luck, right at the start-off," said Harris, in a low tone.Motor Matt's Hard Luck|Stanley R. Matthews
What she says goes and y'u want to get that into yere system from the start-off.The Great Small Cat and Others|May E. Southworth
It would wear off in time, but it takes time for it to wear off; and it had to go pretty rusty for a start-off.A Modern Instance|William Dean Howells
Idioms and Phrases with start off
Set out on a trip, as in We plan to start off in the morning. [Early 1800s] Also see start out.
start someone off. Cause someone to set out or to begin something, as in Mother packed their lunches and started them off, or Paul started them off on their multiplication tables. [Early 1700s] For start off on the right foot, see get off on the right foot.