Translation of "offense" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun US (UK offence) uk /əˈfens/

[ no plural ] an act of upsetting or insulting someone by doing or saying something rude

I hope my remark didn’t cause offense.

a crime

delito, infracción
He committed several serious offenses.
noun [ no plural ] uk /eˈfens/ US (UK attack)

the part of a sports team that tries to score points

They have a strong offense this year.

(Translation of “offense” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)