Definitions for offensiveness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. offensiveness, odiousness, distastefulness(noun)

    the quality of being offensive


  1. offensiveness(Noun)

    The quality of being offensive

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Rebecca West:

    Now different races and nationalities cherish different ideals of society that stink in each other's nostrils with an offensiveness beyond the power of any but the most monstrous private deed.

  2. Unknown:

    Offensiveness is a necessary consequence of opinions strongly held and openly expressed, and free societies should treasure and protect it. An idea that offends no one is not worth entertaining.


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