Die Übersetzung von "offend" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


verb /əˈfend/

to make feel upset or angry

offenser, choquer
If you don’t go to her party she will be offended
His criticism offended her.

to be unpleasant or disagreeable

Cigarette smoke offends me.
offence noun (American offense)

a crime

The police charged him with several offences.

(any cause of) anger, displeasure, hurt feelings etc

sujet de mécontentement/déplaisir
That rubbish dump is an offence to the eye.
offender noun

a person who offends, especially against the law

délinquant, ante, contrevenant/-ante
a young offender.
offensive /-siv/ adjective


offensive remarks.


an offensive smell.

used to attack

an offensive weapon.
offensively adverb

d’une manière offensante
offensiveness noun

nature offensante
be on the offensive

to be making an attack

être en position d’attaque
She always expects people to criticize her and so she is always on the offensive.
take offence (with at)

to be offended (by something)

s’offenser de
He took offence at what she said.

(Die Übersetzung von "offend" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)