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Definition of Offend

Offend

  1. To strike against; to attack; to assail.
  2. To displease; to make angry; to affront.
  3. To be offensive to; to harm; to pain; to annoy; as, strong light offends the eye; to offend the conscience.
  4. To transgress; to violate; to sin against.
  5. To oppose or obstruct in duty; to cause to stumble; to cause to sin or to fall.

Offend Quotations

When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred.
Niccolo Machiavelli

I live in America. I have the right to write whatever I want. And it's equaled by another right just as powerful: the right not to read it. Freedom of speech includes the freedom to offend people.
Brad Thor

It's impossible to go through life not offending people. All you have to do is basically have an opinion on anything, and you're gonna offend people.
Rush Limbaugh

I believe in absolute freedom of expression. Everyone has a right to offend and be offended.
Taslima Nasrin

You can only offend me if you mean something to me.
Chris Rock
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Offend Translations

offend in Dutch is beledigen, affronteren, krenken
offend in German is beleidige, angreifen
offend in Italian is oltraggiare
offend in Latin is offendo, laedo ledo
offend in Spanish is delinquir, ofender, injuriar

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