Definitions for: Offence


[n] a crime less serious than a felony
[n] the action of attacking the enemy
[n] a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others
[n] a feeling of anger caused by being offended; "he took offence at my question"
[n] the team that has the ball (or puck) and is trying to score



Webster (1913) Definition: Of*fence", n.
See Offense.

Synonyms: discourtesy, infraction, infringement, misdemeanor, misdemeanour, offense, offense, offense, offensive, offensive activity, umbrage, violation

Antonyms: defence, defending team, defense

See Also: affront, anger, bearing false witness, behavior, behaviour, breach of the peace, choler, conduct, counteroffensive, crime, derision, disorderly behavior, disorderly conduct, disturbance of the peace, doings, false pretence, false pretense, indecent exposure, indelicacy, insolence, insult, ire, law-breaking, lying under oath, military operation, operation, perjury, presumption, public nudity, push back, rebuff, ridicule, rollback, sedition, slight, squad, team

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