[awf-peek, of-] /ˈɔfˈpik, ˈɒf-/
of, relating to, or during a period of less than maximum frequency, demand, intensity, or use:
the off-peak travel season; off-peak train fares.
lower than the maximum:
of or relating to services as used outside periods of intensive use or electricity supplied at cheaper rates during the night
1906, originally in reference to electrical systems, from off (adv.) + peak (n.).
[awf-peest, of] /ˈɔfˈpist, ˈɒf/ adverb, adjective 1. on an unprepared, trackless area away from regular ski runs: off-piste skiing. adjective 1. of or relating to skiing on virgin snow off the regular runs
[awf-prahys, of-] /ˈɔfˈpraɪs, ˈɒf-/ adjective 1. offering or dealing in goods, especially brand-name apparel, at prices lower than those at regular retail stores or discount stores. 2. designating, of, or pertaining to such merchandise: off-price designer jeans.
[awf-prahy-ser, of-] /ˈɔfˈpraɪ sər, ˈɒf-/ noun 1. a seller of merchandise.
[awf-print, of-] /ˈɔfˌprɪnt, ˈɒf-/ noun 1. Also called separate. a reprint of an article that originally appeared as part of a larger publication. verb (used with object) 2. to reprint separately, as an article from a larger publication. /ˈɒfˌprɪnt/ noun 1. Also called (US) separate. a separate reprint of an article that originally appeared in […]