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offending

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  • verbdisplease, insult
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Synonyms for offending

verb displease, insult
  • aggrieve
  • anger
  • annoy
  • antagonize
  • disgust
  • disturb
  • exasperate
  • gall
  • horrify
  • hurt
  • irritate
  • outrage
  • provoke
  • rile
  • shock
  • sicken
  • sting
  • upset
  • affront
  • disgruntle
  • disoblige
  • distress
  • fret
  • jar
  • miff
  • nauseate
  • nettle
  • pain
  • pique
  • repel
  • repulse
  • sin
  • slight
  • slur
  • snub
  • transgress
  • trespass
  • vex
  • wound
  • be disagreeable
  • turn one off
  • zing

Antonyms for offending

  • aid
  • assist
  • assuage
  • calm
  • comfort
  • cure
  • delight
  • heal
  • help
  • make happy
  • order
  • placate
  • please
  • quiet
  • soothe
  • agree
  • appease
  • attract
  • behave
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • mollify
  • obey
  • praise
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guilty

adjective. blameworthy; found at fault
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.