get off on something

get off (on something)

1. in. to get pleasure from something; to become sexually aroused by something. I don’t get off on music anymore.
2. in. to take a drug and experience a rush. (Drugs.) Max likes to get off, but he’s got his business to run.
3. in. to do well on something. Wayne is getting off on history, much to everyone’s surprise.
See also: get, off, on, something