offend - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate offend

offend is hyphenated as of-fend

How to pronounce offend

offend is pronounced ə´fɛnd

Number of syllables in offend

The number of syllables in offend is 2

What part of speech in offend?

offend can be a transitive verb or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word offend?

offend is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does offend convey?

Has a sentiment score of -2 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'offend'

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Common collocations before 'offend'

did, hand, look, mean, might, much, never, seem, should, something, sorry, time, want, way, will

Common collocations of 'offend'

any, can, did, does, done, get, hand, just, like, look, mean, might, much, never, now, other, right, seem, should, something, sorry, such, think, time, very, want, way, will, without, word

Words with similar spelling to offend

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Common Verb Collocations of offend

afford, ascertain, be, bind, can, come, dare, do, fear, have, hurt, injure, intend, like, make, may, mean, might, must, ought, re, say, seem, shall, should, take, try, want, will, wish

Common Conjunction Collocations of offend

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, Nor

Lists containing offend

Synonyms of 'affront'
Synonyms of 'aggrieve'
Synonyms of 'anger'
Synonyms of 'appall'
Synonyms of 'asperse'
Synonyms of 'blemish'
Synonyms of 'blot'
Synonyms of 'breach'
Synonyms of 'break'
Synonyms of 'commit'
Synonyms of 'contravene'
Synonyms of 'deface'
Synonyms of 'disfigure'
Synonyms of 'disgust'
Synonyms of 'dishonor'
Synonyms of 'disoblige'
Synonyms of 'displease'
Synonyms of 'err'
Synonyms of 'fleer'
Synonyms of 'flout'
Common Verb Collocations of astounded
Common Conjunction Collocations of any
Common Conjunction Collocations of actions
Common Conjunction Collocations of alike
Common Verb Collocations of brusque
Common Verb Collocations of devious
Common Verb Collocations of delicacy
Common Verb Collocations of diplomats
Common Adjective Collocations of deity
Common Verb Collocations of exclaims
Common Adjective Collocations of exasperating
Common Verb Collocations of fearing
Common Verb Collocations of forgiving
Common Verb Collocations of fetid
Common Verb Collocations of fastidious
Common Adjective Collocations of forbid
Common Conjunction Collocations of from
Common Conjunction Collocations of fail
Common Verb Collocations of grieving
Common Verb Collocations of gloriously
Common Verb Collocations of grievously
Common Verb Collocations of gypsies
Common Verb Collocations of hardened
Common Verb Collocations of infinitely
Common Verb Collocations of implacable
Common Verb Collocations of invading
Common Verb Collocations of indulgent
Common Verb Collocations of isle
Common Verb Collocations of insolence
Common Verb Collocations of impunity
Common Verb Collocations of impudent
Common Verb Collocations of irreverent
Common Conjunction Collocations of injustice
Common Verb Collocations of jackanapes
Common Adjective Collocations of justifiable
Common Verb Collocations of knell
Common Verb Collocations of ladyship
Common Verb Collocations of liege
Common Verb Collocations of mortally
Common Adjective Collocations of mortally
Common Conjunction Collocations of man
Common Verb Collocations of nugatory
Common Adjective Collocations of nostril
Common Verb Collocations of outrageously
Common Verb Collocations of overstepped
Common Verb Collocations of patrician
Common Verb Collocations of pluck
Common Verb Collocations of prejudices
Common Conjunction Collocations of point
Common Adjective Collocations of rousing
Common Adjective Collocations of stalked
Common Conjunction Collocations of should
Common Conjunction Collocations of seldom
Common Conjunction Collocations of sore
Common Verb Collocations of teams
Common Verb Collocations of thankfully
Common Verb Collocations of uninitiated
Common Adjective Collocations of unhooked