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Engelsk substantiv: offense

1. offense (om handling) a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)discourtesy, offence, offensive activity


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbehavior, behaviour, conduct, doings


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaffront, derision, indelicacy, insolence, insult, presumption, rebuff, ridicule, slight

2. offense (om følelse) a feeling of anger caused by being offended


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe took offence at my question.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)offence, umbrage


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkanger, choler, ire

3. offense (om handling) (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA long record of crimes.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)crime, criminal offence, criminal offense, law-breaking, offence


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkevildoing, transgression


Mere spesifikke uttrykkattack, attempt, barratry, capital offense, commission, committal, cybercrime, felony, forgery, fraud, Had crime, high treason, highjack, hijack, infraction, infringement, lese majesty, mayhem, misdemeanor, misdemeanour, perpetration, regulatory offence, regulatory offense, statutory offence, statutory offense, Tazir crime, thuggery, treason, vice crime, victimless crime, violation, war crime


Overordnet kategoricriminal law


Forekomster i samme kategoriabduct, black market, black marketeer, blackmail, bootleg, bribe, buy, buy off, carjack, commandeer, corrupt, crib, extort, fob off, foist off, grease one's palms, highjack, hijack, hold up, impress, kick back, kidnap, lift, lift, loot, mug, nobble, palm off, pay off, pirate, pirate, plagiarise, plagiarize, plunder, push, pyramid, rake off, ransom, redeem, run, rustle, scalp, shanghai, shoplift, skyjack, smuggle, snatch, stick up, traffic

4. offense (om gruppe) the team that has the ball (or puck) and is trying to score


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)offence


Mindre spesifikke uttrykksquad, team


Uttrykk med motsatt betydning (antonymer)defending team, defence, defense

5. offense (om handling) the action of attacking an enemy


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)offence, offensive


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkmilitary operation, operation


Mere spesifikke uttrykkcounteroffensive, dirty war, push back, rollback









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