Definitions for offender

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word offender

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wrongdoer, offender(noun)

    a person who transgresses moral or civil law

Wiktionary

  1. offender(Noun)

    One who gives or causes offense.

  2. offender(Noun)

    A person who commits an offense against the law, a lawbreaker.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'offender' in Nouns Frequency: #1970

Anagrams for offender »

  1. reoffend

  2. forefend

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Mama June:

    The statement of me dating a sex offender is totally untrue.

  2. Robert Hare:

    If you look back in the childhood of any offender you can find a long, long history.

  3. Dirk Wiese:

    The offender shared a number of posts from populist right-wing websites on his Facebook page. Two clicks online would have been sufficient to determine his political motives.

  4. Max Stern:

    He was told he was charged with an offense that occurred almost two years before. Within six weeks, there was a hearing, he was expelled and he was labeled a sex offender. His future was in ruins.

  5. Ike Randolph:

    If we have a mom who is really anxious and calls the prison wanting to know if her son is sick, we will tell that offender, 'Call your mom and tell her you're OK,' we were getting those calls all day yesterday.

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