Conventional and unexciting; corny: The music was strictly off the cob (1940s+ Teenagers)
- Off the deep end
Related Terms go off the deep end, jump off the deep end see: go off the deep end
[awf-th uh-kuhf, of-] /ˈɔf ðəˈkʌf, ˈɒf-/ adjective 1. with little or no preparation; extemporaneous; impromptu: a speaker with a good off-the-cuff delivery.
[awf-th uh-feys, of-] /ˈɔf ðəˈfeɪs, ˈɒf-/ adjective 1. (of a woman’s hat) made without a brim. 2. (of a woman’s hairdo) not covering, framing, or shading the face.
adjective See off the grid