Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Offend"

The meaning of "Offend" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa offend?
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Q: O que significa offend?
A: It means "insult" or "be rude".
Q: O que significa offend?
A: it could mean.
causing someone to feel upset, annoyed or resentful.
or
to commit an ilegal act
Q: O que significa I'm offended ?
A: "I am insulted."
Q: O que significa offend by?
A: Even for a native English speaker that phrase is difficult to interpret, but I believe it means,"A man who does not offend others by acting superior to them." This implies Lincoln was humble.

Example sentences using "Offend"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com offend.
A: I get offended easily, especially when people criticize my outfit choice.

I've mistakenly offended her by telling her she doesn't look as fit as a model.

I never meant to offend him, I didn't know what I said would upset him.

Wow I can't believe you just said that to me, I'm slightly offended.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com offend.
A: You might offend someone if you keep talking like that.

Be careful that you don't offend her.

Always be polite and don't offend the customers.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com no offends.
A: I think you mean "no -offense-"

I'm sorry, I meant no offense.
No offense, but I think you're wrong.
No offense, but I'm not interested.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com offend.
A: “The girl was offended when he said she was ugly.”

“Make sure not to make eye contact, you don’t want to offend your elders”
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com offend.
A: he was careful with his words to avoid offending anyone

Synonyms of "Offend" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre I'm sorry if I offended you. e I'm sorry if I made you feel uncomfortable. ?
A: 1) Sounds like I said or did something that made them angry or sad.

Ex:

A) I think books are annoying. 😑

B) But I love reading books. 🙁

A) Sorry if I offended you. I didn't know you liked books. 😓


2)

"uncomfortable" in this context means "I don't like being near you right now."

Unless the person is mean, this is usually more accidental than 1.

Ex:

A) I love eating burgers 😁

B) I'm a vegetarian. This is making me uncomfortable. 😒

A) Sorry.😓



Here's an example of a mean person.

A) What's your name? 😜 (they ask this 100 times)

B) This uncomfortable. I'm leaving. 😖


"offended" is stronger than "uncomfortable."

In 1, B felt that A was insulting him.

In 2, B didn't like talking about meat. But it wasn't that bad.

You can be uncomfortable without being offended.

Even native speakers (and me!) get a little confused about these words haha.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre I'm sorry if I've offended you in anyway. e I apologize if I've offended you in anyway. ?
A: the word ‘apologize’ is more formal, you can use this to someone you’re not close with.. while the world ‘sorry’ is more universal, you can use this formally or informally
Q: Qual é a diferença entre offend e angry ?
A: To be angry is to be very upset at someone

When someone hits you
You become angry


When you are offended it's because someone insults you or something you like or someone you care about



Being offended can make you angry
Q: Qual é a diferença entre offend e insult ?
A: I would say that insulting someone is often intentional, whereas offending someone is often unintentional. You can have an offensive smell, for instance, but not an insulting one.

Because of this, offending someone is more likely to have a basis in truth, whereas an insult is generally aimed at hurting the other person, so doesn't necessarily have a basis in truth.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre "offend" e "insult" ?
A: It is possible to offend someone without meaning to. Insulting someone is always deliberated.

Translations of "Offend"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? ‎Do you offend your girlfriend/boyfriend to often say "I miss you" ? 「あなたに会えなくてさみしい」
A:
Oh, not at all. It's a pretty neutral phrase and it doesn't sound aggressive at all. You can also say "I wish we could see each other more often", which is more direct, but it still doesn't sound offensive or anything.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? offend
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Other questions about "Offend"

Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar offend.
A: /əˈfɛnd/

Note that “offense”, as in sports, does not have the schwa— /ˈɑf.ɛns/ or /ˈɔf.ɛns/
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar often and offend.
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Q: I'm offended to you. soa natural?
A: "I've offended you" would be more natural.
Q: Sorry If I offended you I was only fooling soa natural?
A: Sonaría más natural decir:

Sorry if I offended you ... I was only joking.
Q: You always offend me first, then I beat back. soa natural?
A: try "you always offend me, so i fight back"

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