offensive


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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

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So what are the types of Offensive & Defensive Cyber Weapons that will rule the roost in the years to come?
Try this: Have your friend, now playing the offensive lineman, put both palms on your chest and push you; you can see that this is an advantage to the offensive player.
What's offensive is that six months ago, a leading Premiership manager placed a bet on one struggling club to stay up this season which, for obvious reasons, is against the rules and open to serious abuse.
All slants start from the base alignment, which has the nose head up on the center and the ends head up on the offensive tackles.
Instead, the Supreme Court held that the appropriate analysis centers on whether the employees alleged to have engaged in the offensive conduct were aided due to their relationship to the employer or because of the delegation of authority through the employment relationship.
If you write to 27 Gate Five Road, Sausalito, CA 94965, you may persuade someone to send you a copy of the offensive Realist cartoon so that you can judge it for yourself.
On November 8, after the elections and while Congress was in recess, the consensus-building, slow and cautious Bush made the announcement that he was adding another 200,000 troops to beef up our offensive capability in the Middle East.
Furthermore, Gray Matter has added an entirely new special effects system to Call of Duty: United Offensive, providing visually stunning moments to players with realistic explosions, weather and particle effects.
Dorrell is trying to fill a void created when Jim Svoboda, who was UCLA's offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, was fired last week.
A large percentage of the American public wants the option to view today's movies in their home without having to view offensive material.
Free your man by having set plays (3 man or 2 man) where other offensive players set picks for the player being "shut off.
SpamSubtract masks offensive words in spam and prevents the preview of image attachments, which sometimes contain explicit or offensive pictures.
Colletto, a veteran NFL coach, was contacted by the Detroit Lions about becoming their offensive line coach, sources said.
Combined with a four-spoke secondary, the defense can out-number the offensive running game regardless of formation.
has announced that IQS' Limited will be the exclusive distributor in Japan of CYBERsitter, a software program that filters adult oriented material, offensive language and pornography on the Internet and was recently awarded the "Editors Choice Award" by PC Magazine.
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