1. To acquit oneself; fare
2. Appear, seem
4. Happen, occur
5. To have recently completed or recovered from
When something comes off, it becomes detached from what it was attached or fastened to.
When an event comes off, it is successful.
When you say "Come off it" to people, you are saying that you think something they have said is untrue or foolish.
ETYM Latin de + via way, road.
1. To be at variance with; be out of line with; SYN. vary, diverge, depart.
2. To cause to turn away from a previous or expected course.
3. To turn aside; turn away from; SYN. divert.
1. To fall or diminish
2. When a business's sales, the occurrence of some event, or the interest some people have in something declines, it drops off.
3. When the level of the ground declines steeply, it drops off.