offensive

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Related to go on the offensive: take the offensive, goes on the offensive, took the offensive
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Synonyms for offensive

Synonyms for offensive

violating or tending to violate or offend against

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for the purpose of attack rather than defense

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causing anger or annoyance

morally offensive

unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses

substitute a harsher or distasteful term for a mild one

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causing or able to cause nausea