HyperDic: inoffensive

English > 2 senses of the word inoffensive:
ADJECTIVEallinoffensive, unoffendingnot causing anger / anger or annoyance
allinoffensivegiving no offense
inoffensive > pronunciation
Soundsihnahfeh'nsihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > inoffensive: 2 senses > adjective 1
Meaningnot causing anger / anger or annoyance.
Example"inoffensive behavior"
Synonymunoffending
Attribute ofoffensiveness, odiousness, distastefulnessThe quality of being offensive
Narroweroffenseless, offencelessincapable of offending / offending or attacking
OppositeoffensiveCausing anger / anger or annoyance
Spanishinofensivo
Catalaninofensiu
English > inoffensive: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningGiving no offense.
Examples
  • "a quiet inoffensive man"
  • "a refreshing inoffensive stimulant"
Attribute ofoffensiveness, odiousness, distastefulnessThe quality of being offensive
Narrowerinnocuous, unobjectionablenot causing disapproval
Oppositeoffensiveunpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses
Spanishinofensivo
Adverbsinoffensivelyin a not unpleasantly offensive manner

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