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English pronunciation of “offensive”

offensive

 
uk
/əˈfensɪv/
How to pronounce offensive in British English
 
us
/əˈfen·sɪv/
How to pronounce offensive in American English

offensively

 
uk
How to pronounce offensively in British English
 
us
How to pronounce offensively in American English

offensiveness

 
uk
How to pronounce offensiveness in British English
 
us
How to pronounce offensiveness in American English

offensive

 
us
/əˈfensɪv/
How to pronounce offensive in American English
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(English pronunciations of offensive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus and from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary, both sources © Cambridge University Press)
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