buy off on (something)(redirected from bought off on)
buy off on (something)
To give express and formal approval of or consent to something; to sign off on something. The company knew that there were serious safety concerns, but they bought off on manufacturing the newest model anyway. I like the idea, but we'll have to have someone from upper management buy off on it first.
Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.