offense in English

a breach of a law or rule; an illegal act.
neither offense violates any federal law
synonyms: crime illegal/unlawful act misdemeanor breach of the law felony wrongdoing wrong misdeed peccadillo sin transgression infringement malfeasance no-no trespass malefaction
annoyance or resentment brought about by a perceived insult to or disregard for oneself or one's standards or principles.
he went out, making it clear he'd taken offense
the action of attacking.
reductions in strategic offense arsenals

Use "offense" in a sentence

Below are sample sentences containing the word "offense" from the English Dictionary. We can refer to these sentence patterns for sentences in case of finding sample sentences with the word "offense", or refer to the context using the word "offense" in the English Dictionary.

1. No offense.

2. We must try not to give offense or take offense.

3. Meaning no offense.

4. No offense, kid.

5. No- - no offense.

6. No offense, buddy.

7. No offense to them.

8. I meant no offense.

9. give offense to sb.

10. It's a very serious offense.

11. The best defense is offense.

12. Their team had a poor offense.

13. Slander is an actionable offense.

14. Child abuse is a punishable offense.

15. The team's offense ran full throttle.

16. I avoided giving offense by euphemizing.

17. He played offense for the Chicago Bulls.

18. The team's offense is their Achilles' heel.

19. Call it compassionate conservatism on offense.

20. Harboring criminals is an offense in law.

21. Florida minus- Total offense: Nebraska 629 yards.

22. Smoking in a hospital is a federal offense.

23. No offense, Sheriff, but you really stink.

24. 6 The team's offense ran full throttle.

25. This is a capital offense in lran.

26. No offense, but this cheese tastes like rubber.

27. The book might be published without creating offense.

28. The Redskins' offense is stronger than their defense.

29. Sometimes the best offense is a ghoulish pretense.

30. Michigan's complex offense has kept opposing teams guessing.

31. Do you quickly take offense or get discouraged?

32. 11 Love also does not quickly take offense.

33. Why, in Israel divination was a capital offense!

34. But in the end, Germany's vaunted offense flopped.

35. Under the Mosaic Law, it is a capital offense.

36. Nero made being a Christian a capital offense

37. Insinuation was their best defense, their best offense.

38. I have a better feel for the offense.

39. Implicated Offense has some characteristics in its subjective and objective aspects. As the essence of Implicated Offense, Implicative Relationship embodies in the characteristics.

40. No offense, my man, but you're a little seasoned.

41. How could he make his point without giving offense?

42. The best defense is a good offense, Jody figures.

43. No offense, but your car is a real clunker!

44. Nevertheless, halfback Garrison Hearst is new to the offense.

45. 9:52-56 Am I quick to take offense?

46. Where there has been offense, there is a penalty.

47. The penalty for a first offense is a fine.

48. They deserved to lose; their offense was badly planned.

49. Attempted murder is a capital offense under Zambian law.

50. Hank, no offense, but I think you're really reaching.