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list off

To enumerate the people or things on a list. A noun or pronoun can be used before or after "off." Once she began listing off all the things we needed to do for the wedding, it started to dawn on me how much work it was going to be. The local radio began listing names off of people who died in the attack.
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list someone or something off

to recite a list of people or things, one by one. She listed everyone off in order without having to look at her notes. She listed off the names of the people who are always late. Dale listed each one off.
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She says she's not picky, after listing off about 75 requirements.
Speaking in parliament on Thursday, Michaelides was presenting his report on Cyta for fiscal year 2017, listing off a litany of practices which could be described as scandals in their own right.
BY MICHAEL SCULLY JUST moments after enthusiastically listing off the young talent bubbling up around the country, Joe Schmidt laughs as the question is put to him.
But, Netanyahu added, Israel must work to expand outreach among demographic groups where support for the Jewish state is weakest, listing off "African Americans, Hispanics, young people.
Now a CNET report claimsthat Samsung leaked the smartwatch on its website in the US and then pulled the listing off.
"All along the water line, plastic bottles, plastic bottle caps, plastic straws and enough cigarette butts to kill an army," he added, listing off all the trash he found.
Tehran, Iran - A burning Iranian oil tanker exploded and sank Sunday after more than a week listing off the coast of China, as an Iranian official acknowledged there was "no hope" of missing sailors surviving the disaster.
Out on the campaign trail, Donald Trump has been listing off reasons why he is behind in the polls and might lose November's election, not the least of which is an alleged mainstream media bias against him.
What I've seen is so bad," Trump said, listing off the groups he believes are working against him.
In a Facebook post first picked up by The Telegraph, Marroquin criticized the show's depiction of events, listing off 28 fallacies, while also calling it 'insulting to the history of a whole nation.'
But before you start listing off all the areas where you may (or may not) live up to your leadership archetype, I want you to remember that leaders come in all shapes and sizes and can possess vastly different qualities--think Ghandi and Steve Jobs.
"Open-field tackling, more pass rush, finish plays," Prevot said while listing off a to-do list for the defense during the next 10 days.
Fernbach in a paper with the telling title "Political Extremism Is Supported by an Illusion of Understanding." His theory: Political extremists might be a touch less extreme if they had to explain just how their favored policy would create the changes they sought, as opposed to listing off the reasons that they're right.
A 998-tonne oil tanker was listing off the Japanese coast Thursday after a large explosion and subsequent fire that sent towering columns of acrid smoke into the sky.
In the second half of the album, Subrizi widens his lens, and applies that loneliness he so chipperly endures and applies it to the world around him, particularly on "Keep Good Track of Your Heart,'' where he takes on the role of a modern Polonius, listing off well-intentioned advice which seems a recipe for leading a safe, sensible and somewhat monotonous-sounding life.