offend translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary

Translation of "offend" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /əˈfend/
to make feel upset or angry
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 ( offense) a crime
delito, infracción
The police charged him with several offences/offenses.
(any cause of) anger, displeasure, hurt feelings etc
ofensa, atentado
That rubbish dump is an offence/offense to the eye.
offender noun a person who offends, especially against the law
delincuente, infractor
a young offender.
offensive /-siv/ adjective insulting
ofensivo, insultante
offensive remarks.
repugnante, desagradable
an offensive smell.
used to attack
an offensive weapon.
offensively adverb
de manera ofensiva
The team is weak offensively.
offensiveness noun
cualidad de ofensivo
be on the offensive to be making an attack
estar a la ofensiva
She expects people to criticize her and so she is always on the offensive.
take offence/offense ( with at) to be offended (by something)
ofenderse por, sentirse ofendido por
He took offence/offense at what she said.
(Definition of offend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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