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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an obnoxious manner; In an unpleasant and insulting manner.

Usage examples (40)
  • `In this crisis, we must act offensively,' the President said
  • He said so in one of his more offensively intellectually arrogant sentences
  • He smelled offensively unwashed
  • “You can almost call it offensively and defensively.” for more
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