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British English: /əˈfɛnd/
American English: /əˈfɛnd/

Translation of offend in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (hurt)
    offenser (person)
    (article, remark)
    blesser, offenser (person)
    to be offended by something
    être blessé par (behaviour, remark)
    to get offended
    se vexer
    don't be offended
    ne soyez pas vexé
  • 2 (displease) the decision offends my sense of justice
    la décision outrage mon sens de la justice
    to offend the eye
    (building etc)
    choquer la vue

intransitive verb

also: offending present participle adjective

  • 1 (responsible)
    (component, object)
    en cause

Phrasal verbs

offend against

offend against [something] 1.1 (commit a crime)
enfreindre (law, rule)
1.2 (violate)
offenser (good taste)
être un outrage à (common sense)
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