- a thing that makes up for or sets off something else; counterbalance; compensation
- a counterbalancing debt claimed by a debtor against a creditor
- a claim for this
- offset ( & )
- Something, such as a decoration, that sets off something else by contrast.
- Something that offsets or compensates for something else; a counterbalance.
- A counterclaim that reduces or discharges the amount owed to a claimant.
- Architecture A flat projection, as from a wall; a ledge.
- Printing See offset.