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English definition of “offending”


adjective [before noun]     /əˈfen.dɪŋ/ often humorous
unwanted , often because unpleasant and causing problems : "There's a hair in my soup !" "Well, pass it over here and I'll remove the offending article ."Serious and unpleasantNot attractive to look atInformal words for bad
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