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offense

Pronunciation: /əˈfens/
, (British English/inglés británico) offence

Translation of offense in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 2 2.1 (cause of outrage) (no plural/sin plural) atentado (masculine) an offense against decency un atentado contra la moral that building is an offense to the eye ese edificio hace daño a la vista 2.2 uncountable/no numerable (resentment, displeasure) to cause/give offense to sb ofender a algn to take offense at sth ofenderse or sentirse* ofendido por algo no offense meant — none taken sin ánimo de ofender — ¡faltaba más!

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