Definition of Offenseless

1. Adjective. Incapable of offending or attacking.

Exact synonyms: Offenceless
Similar to: Inoffensive, Unoffending



Definition of Offenseless

1. a. Unoffending; inoffensive.

Definition of Offenseless

1. Adjective. Unoffending; innocent; inoffensive; harmless. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Offenseless

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Offenseless

offendedness
offendee
offendees
offender
offenders
offendest
offendeth
offending
offendor
offendour
offendress
offendresses
offends
offense
offenseful
offenseless (current term)
offenses
offensible
offension
offensive
offensive activity
offensive back
offensive backs
offensive foul
offensive fouls
offensive line
offensive line of scrimmage
offensive lines
offensive tackle
offensive zone

Literary usage of Offenseless

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1. Buddhist Legends by Buddhaghosa, Eugene Watson Burlingame (1921)
""Thus," concluded the Teacher, "in a previous state of existence also this hunter Koka offended against the offenseless and went to perdition for it. ..."

2. Modern Eloquence by Thomas Brackett Reed, Rossiter Johnson, Justin McCarthy, Albert Ellery Bergh (1900)
"... Without contempt, or pride, or ostentation, And look upon offenseless majestic, Naked of pomp or earthly domination ? And how a play-game of a painted ..."

3. The Hymnal, as Authorized and Approved: For Use by the General Convention of by Episcopal Church (1920)
"I pray thee that offenseless The hours of dark may be. O Jesus, keep me in thy sight, And guard me through the coming night. 2 The joys of day are over: 1 ..."

4. The Continental Legal History Series by Association of American Law Schools (1916)
"Personal feud and vengeance, while not allowed, still served to distinguish such an act from one committed on an offenseless man, and subjected the doer to ..."

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