a will by which the testator gives his or her property to the natural objects of such bounty, as the family.
[aw-fing, of-ing] /ˈɔ fɪŋ, ˈɒf ɪŋ/ noun 1. the more distant part of the sea seen from the shore, beyond the anchoring ground. 2. a position at a distance from shore. Idioms 3. in the offing, [awf, of] /ɔf, ɒf/ adverb 1. so as to be no longer supported or attached: This button is about […]
[aw-fish, of-ish] /ˈɔ fɪʃ, ˈɒf ɪʃ/ adjective, Informal. 1. aloof; unapproachable; standoffish. /ˈɒfɪʃ/ adjective 1. (informal) aloof or distant in manner
[awf-ahy-luh nd, of-] /ˈɔfˈaɪ lənd, ˈɒf-/ adjective 1. located or tending away from the shore of an island: an off-island current. adverb 2. away from the shore of an island: The ship sank about two miles off-island.
[awf-ahy-luh n-der, of-] /ˈɔfˈaɪ lən dər, ˈɒf-/ noun 1. a temporary or seasonal resident of an island; island visitor or tourist. 2. a person living on an offshore island.