a year without a major, especially presidential, election.
a year marked by reduced or inferior production or activity in a particular field, as farming, business, or sports:
With its wet, cold summer, this was an off year for grapes.
/ˈɒfˌɡæs/ noun acronym (formerly, in Britain) 1. Office of Gas Supply: merged with Offer in 1999 to form Ofgem
/ˈɒfˌdʒɛm/ noun, acronym (in Britain) 1. Office of Gas and Electricity Markets: a government body formed in 1999 by the merger of the separate regulatory bodies for gas and electricity; its functions are to promote competition and protect consumers’ interests
noun 1. a novel (1915) by W. Somerset Maugham.
/ɒˈfiːlɪ/ noun 1. Chris(topher). born 1968, British painter, noted esp for his brightly coloured collages using elephant dung: Turner Prize 1998