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

The meaning of "Offensive" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa "to give away an offensive position"?
A: This could have different meanings depending on the context, but most likely it means "to let an opponent take control of a location which could be used to attack." An "Offensive position" is a location from which you can easily attack someone or something. I can only imagine this being used in sports, or a battle or maybe in a video game.
Q: O que significa offensive?
A: causing someone to feel deeply hurt, upset, or angry.
Q: O que significa offensive ?
A: Causing someone to feel resentful, upset, or annoyed
Offending someone
Q: O que significa offensive?
A: offensive=rude
offensive is the adjective of the verb "to offend."

Sorry, edit: except in sports. The "offense" attacks, the "defense" defends, so "offensive" in this case is describing the action. Like in soccer/football, the defense defends the goal, and the offense goes after the ball.

Example sentences using "Offensive"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com Which one is more offensive for u?
Mocking, kidding, hazing smne.
A: It depends on what you mean by offensive.

“Kidding” is usually just harmlessly teasing.
“Mocking” is like seriously making fun of somebody.
“Hazing” is like bullying someone, but it implies it's not really serious bullying but more of a joke instead.

Now you pick! 😁



Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com offensive .
A: Flipping a middle finger at a passing driver is very offensive.
It is offensive to insult someone's fashion choice publicly.
Her offensive behavior got her kicked out of court.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com an offensive smell .
A: What is that stench?!
Sweet baby Jesus that smell is killing me!
That smell is reeking...
Did something around here die?
What reeks?!

Synonyms of "Offensive" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre offensive e aggressive ?
A:

Here is the important difference –

Offensive – to be rude
Aggressive – to be violent

That’s a very simplified distinction, but it is worth knowing about
Q: Qual é a diferença entre offensive e violent ?
A: Offensive like insulting or resentful
Violent using physical force to hurt someone
Q: Qual é a diferença entre offensive e aggressive ?
A: Offensive means to be unpleasant, rude and insulting. However, in sports it has nothing to do with being rude, it means your are on the side that’s trying to score and you might do it aggressively.

Aggressive means to be ready to attack, to be hostile towards someone, violent or forceful.


Examples:
No offense but I don’t think that hairstyle suits you.

He said some really offensive things to me the other day. I don’t think I can forgive him.

No offensive language in the classroom.

He was very aggressive about his opinions. It’s difficult to work with him.

Sometimes it’s okay to be aggressive about what you want, just don’t be offensive.

Someone can be aggressively saying offensive things to deliberately hurt someone.


In sports:
Now that they are on the offensive, they finally have a chance to turn the game around.

Sometimes defense is the best offense.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre offensive e aggressive ?
A: ‘Aggressive’ is someone who is acts violent, physically violent.
‘Offensive’ is being verbally violent.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre offensive e nasty ?
A: nasty = 気もいとか汚い

Offensiveは誰かの気を悪くさせる可能性が高い言葉。

Translations of "Offensive"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? it is more offensive than parabens
A:
please may I know the meaning of "parabens" ? in urdu or Hindi ?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? offensive
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? offensive
A: Offensive is pronounced as ohfenssiv
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? How do you say not to bother me in an offensive way
A: Please provide the situation?

If it is someone hocking wares or trying to sell you something,

With a smile, and curt tone say" I'm good!"

you can also say no nonverbally! : Raise eyebrows, squint eyes, cock head, closed mouth, open palms , nodding head and keep walking do not stop giving impression you are in a hurry.

Other questions about "Offensive"

Q: ‎speaking in an offensive way is hearth broken soa natural?
A: speaking in an offensive way is heart breaking
Q: What is the least offensive way to tell someone who has bad smells from their mouths when they're speaking that make you can't breathe? soa natural?
A: What is the least offensive way to tell someone who has bad breath that you can't breathe when they're speaking?
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar offensive.
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Q: Stuck-up is an offensive word?
A: It’s not offensive, but would be a moderate insult about someone’s personality. :)
Q: Which one is less offensive? And which is the most offensive one?
Jerk
Dumbass
Dickhead
Asshole
A: Jerk is definitely the least offensive here, and I would say the other 3 are tied with each other; they're all very strong words, but I would say the most offensive words out of the other three are the second and third, since sometimes people use the last word when talking with their friends, but if they aren't super-close to them, it will come out as offensive.

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