What are the hypernyms for offense?

Hypernyms for offense

doings team military operation anger squad transgression behavior choler evildoing behaviour conduct ire operation

Definitions for offense

  • noun - (criminal law) an act punishable by law; usually considered an evil act; "a long record of crimes"
  • noun - the action of attacking an enemy
  • noun - a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others
  • noun - a feeling of anger caused by being offended; "he took offence at my question"
  • noun - the team that has the ball (or puck) and is trying to score
  • Pronounciation of offense

    British Female Listen
    British Male Listen
    American Female Listen
    American Male Listen

    Synonyms for offense

    offensive activity offence umbrage crime law-breaking criminal offense offensive discourtesy criminal offence

    Antonyms for offense


    Holonyms for offense

    No holonyms found for offense.

    Hyponyms for offense

    hijack misdemeanour perpetration attempt regulatory offense high treason war crime push back insolence rebuff felony highjack infraction commission Tazir crime regulatory offence lese majesty counteroffensive derision insult slight barratry forgery mayhem violation committal statutory offense thuggery vice crime dirty war ridicule affront capital offense fraud Had crime misdemeanor infringement attack statutory offence treason victimless crime rollback indelicacy presumption cybercrime

    Meronyms for offense

    No meronyms found for offense.

    Sounds like offense

    obnoxious offence offense offing opening openness open house opopanax