e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   
 
     
 

Definition of 'offense'

You searched for offenses

Noun

  1. a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others
       Synonyms: discourtesy offence offensive activity
  2. a feeling of anger caused by being offended; "he took offence at my question"
       Synonyms: umbrage offence
  3. a crime less serious than a felony
       Synonyms: misdemeanor misdemeanour infraction offence violation infringement
  4. the team that has the ball (or puck) and is trying to score
       Synonyms: offence
       Antonyms: defense defence defending team defense defence defending team
  5. the action of attacking an enemy
       Synonyms: offence offensive


Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.