How to use Offense in a sentence
You may take offense or not but I always stick to mother truth.
Just two of us. Um, no offense, but I think you and I should go.
No offense, but I'm under the impression the others didn't have a chance to object.
Yeah, well no offense taken.
No offense, but I did both for Rhyn.Advertisement
I came to you that morning in order to understand the full enormity of my offense.
Features of new offense The new offense is to be " knowingly concerned in the fraudulent evasion of income tax " .
It is an offense to attempt to unlawfully evict.
Are there pictures, colors or images that would cause offense?
Mr Rees was charged with this offense but the Director of Public Prosecutions subsequently discontinued the prosecutions subsequently discontinued the prosecution for lack of evidence.Advertisement
Under the 1959 Weeds Act, it is an offense to allow ragwort to grow on any land, whether farmland or grass verges.
Physical assault is a criminal offense as are rape and, in some countries, stalking and marital rape.
The offense of ' outraging public decency ' still exists under the ' common law ' .
Ingram was convicted of one offense of deception, and one of attempted deception perpetrated against the Direct Line Insurance Company.
They had arrested the detainee, not for any offense but under the Mental Health Act.Advertisement
Section 2 made the unauthorized disclosure of any information on any subject an offense.
He was lying on a bench and although the group were noisy they were not disorderly and no arrestable offense had been committed.
There have been many cases where offenders have climbed drainpipes and gone onto flat roofs to commit this type of offense.
The Bill introduces the new offense of causing death by careless or inconsiderate driving.
It is an offense to have an article with a blade or point in a public place without good reason or lawful excuse.Advertisement
Scorpion fish were abundant but luckily the one I almost squashed didn't take offense.
The Council can prosecute illegal advertisers but unless the offense is especially flagrant or repeated we will invite an application.
Anyone who commits forgery in that context is guilty of a criminal offense.
It is academically fraudulent and an offense against University discipline.
A grain of anger or a grain of suspicion produces strange acoustical effects, and makes the ear greedy to remark offense.Advertisement
In what cases would " assault and plucking hair " be a greater offense than other forms of assault?
The offense of deliberate handball includes the illegal use of either hand or arm.
Divorce can be enacted when the spouse has committed a very heinous offense or crime.
The same offense may be a serious thing to you, it is a far more serious thing to an infinitely holy God.
This makes it an offense to kill, injure, capture or cruelly ill-treat a badger, or to interfere with a badger sett.
It is an offense for anyone to commit an act of gross indecency with a child under the age of 17.
Readers will recall that, in such circumstances, the offense used was 'gross indecency ' - an offense which was abolished in 2003.
The two main independent variables were the prison wing and the category of offense.
I pleaded temporary indisposition, and was dismissed with an injunction not to repeat my offense.
It is an offense to delay or obstruct an inspector from OPRA or to neglect or refuse to produce required documentation or information.
In response, the author would like to point out that any offense caused was purely intentional.
The Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act 2000 created a new offense of unlawful interception of communications on a private network.
The court also appears to have taken offense, and has suspended the case pending an investigation.
There is no such offense as " trespass " which is a term borrowed from English jurisprudence.
The registered keeper of the vehicle will receive a Notice of Intended Prosecution within 14 days of the alleged offense.
The common law offense of blasphemous libel is still in place in the " free " country of Great Britain!
That causing religious offense should be regarded a sign of western machismo is obscene.
The new offense of corporate killing is expected to be combined with wider reform on the law on involuntary manslaughter.
Smaller unincorporated bodies will be covered by the common law offense of gross negligence manslaughter.
It is a criminal offense to deal in trademarked merchandise that has not been authorized or licensed by the trademark holder.
But any citizen summoned or arrested in virtue of the law shall submit without delay, as resistance constitutes an offense.
Don't be offended; I mean no offense.
It became a punishable offense to report sick with sunburn.
It was a civil offense, not a criminal offense.
The kind of camping you do is a federal offense.
It was a capital offense at the time to enter or leave the country.
I came here specially to let you off the little penance which would otherwise have followed your little offense.
Under regulation 4 of the Regulations, it is an offense to advertize, sell, supply, store or use an unapproved pesticide.
The University regards deliberate plagiarism as a serious disciplinary offense, and if discovered it is penalized severely.
Its offense was to fail to ensure, so far as reasonably practical, that people were safe.
In relation to minor offenses or a first time offense you will receive a reprimand.
It is a criminal offense to contravene a disqualification order or undertaking, a bankruptcy order or a bankruptcy restrictions order or undertaking.
On the days following this meeting these three men were arrested and charged under DORA with the offense of intending to cause sedition.
In Scotland, it is also an offense to sell a self-locking snare, or to possess one without reasonable excuse.
If you use a speakerphone and a ordinary mike, or an in-ear mike to make the recording, there is no offense.
I think he gave someone's horse the proverbial double squiggle on air and that someone took offense.
The restart of play following a stoppage for an offside offense, is an indirect free kick to the defending team.
Speeding I have received a summons for a speeding offense.
This year " glorifying terrorism " became an offense.
It is a criminal offense to deal in trademarked merchandise that has not been authorized or licensed by the trademarked merchandise that has not been authorized or licensed by the trademark holder.
Have you ever been arrested or convicted for an offense involving moral turpitude?
Those restrictions remain, and today it is a criminal offense to fly the union jack from a boat.
It is an offense for any unauthorized person to intentionally uproot any wild plant.
Only wash fuel over the side in an emergency; it is an offense to pollute the waterways.
It is not an offense to kill a wild boar humanely.
In certain counties it is an offense to shoot wildfowl on Sundays.
The obstruction of an authorized enforcement officer in enforcing a writ will continue to be a criminal offense.
I mean no offense.
And here we live, thank heaven, without offense.
The minimum standard of fairness does not permit a person to be punished twice for the same offense.
Failure to attend jury service is a punishable offense.
Failure to comply is an offense punishable with two years imprisonment.
In practice this effects people who have been convicted of a criminal offense which is punishable by a prison sentence.
Failure to hand over keys This is an offense punishable by 2 years in prison.
It is an offense, without reasonable excuse, not to comply with the terms of the Restoration Order.
Relevant evidence to prove the offense may include anything tending to rebut claims of accidental presence near to the site.
It seeks to make the offense of involuntary manslaughter clearer by defining two new offenses of reckless killing and killing by gross carelessness.
This was a very serious offense and we 've got to try to reconstitute what was on the tapes.
I 'm talking here of the plans to create an offense of ' incitement to religious hatred '.
It is an offense to shoot wildfowl or game with a self-loading gun having a magazine capacity of more than two cartridges.
Supply will remain an offense which could result in a jail sentence.
It is a serious offense to discharge waste at sea or into harbor waters.
For example, making SIs under existing powers prevents the setting of penalties specific to a new offense.
Farting causes offense almost everywhere but even sneezing loudly in public can be offensive.
A lot of blood gets splattered around without anyone getting too badly hurt or taking too much offense.
I think he gave someone 's horse the proverbial double squiggle on air and that someone took offense.
Negligence as mens rea Although less serious than manslaughter, this new form of homicide is a grave, stigmatic offense.
I would abolish the offense and have the act subsumed under the general laws against homicide.
Touching or tampering with the vehicle will almost certainly be an offense.
It also creates an offense of damage and disturbance caused by third parties.
The Act declared it a treasonable offense for any woman who had formerly lead an unchaste life to marry the King.
Sections 128 to 131 introduce a new offense of trespass on sites designated by the Secretary of State.
The latter Act also for the first time made the offense of failure to comply triable on indictment.
I have tried asking but most women take offense.
Petty offense hearing tudor may time eyeing up may look like.
Fines for the first offense can be up to $ 3000 for each employed undocumented immigrant.
This would be unlawful eviction, which is a criminal offense.
To do so, or to indulge in unseemly behavior within the grounds, is an offense against cemetery byelaws.
Creating a new offense of familial homicide for causing or allowing the death of child or vulnerable adult.
Failing to pay child support is a serious offense.
Especially if there is a coaching overhaul on a specific team (offense, defense or special teams) this could be a sign that the club is now paying more attention to that area of their game.
Every teacher and school district has a different punishment for cheaters, depending on if it was a first offense or done intentionally.
Parents and relatives in these situations only want what is best for the teenage mom and at times teenagers take offense at honest and practical advice that is given.
Not only is it important to consider an individual's touch downs, but nationally ranked teams have an excellent defense, and excellent offense and they know how to work together to get the job done!
If you've been caught plagiarizing, most schools will fail you and some will even expel you, particularly if it is a second or third offense.
Some may even take offense if a vegetarian refuses to eat the meat they've prepared and assume this person has a superiority complex.
Some people take offense at financial registries, while others applaud the innovation of it.
The judicial system also uses drug screening on occasion to test those who are on probation after taking part in some sort of unlawful offense.
Things didn't get any better for Murray as his offices were raided by the Drug Enforcement Agency and various items were hauled off that were reportedly kept as "…evidence of the offense of manslaughter."
During the program, Lambert said that he knows people took offense his performance and that was never his intention.
Conservative host Bill O'Reilly seemed to take offense to her comments and mentioned on his show that Aniston's comments were "destructive to our society" and glorified single motherhood.
Yelling or screaming "No" can startle your pet so much that he fails to connect it directly to his offense.
Hitting, kicking, dragging, and physically harming pets in any other way falls under the definition of intentional cruelty, and is an offense that is punishable by law.
Anyone who is reasonably certain they have witnessed an act of animal cruelty should report the offense to their local authorities.
You will also need to thoroughly clean areas where he's already soiled or he will be drawn back to these spots to repeat his offense.
Students who are identified as high risk for committing an offense should be offered or referred to an appropriate program.
The nature of the offense leading to the suspension should be shared with the teacher, with the caveat that it be kept confidential.
Given the information just released, will Seattle toughen up their offense?
On offense, the game player controls the quarterback at the snap, and then chooses to run, pitch, or pass.
However, in November 2005, Senators Hillary Clinton and Joe Lieberman introduced the Family Entertainment Protection Act to make this same offense illegal across the country.
With no offense aimed at the Central Valley, it's the proletariat wine growing region versus the aristocratic Napa Valley and Sonoma County.
They often form intense personal attachments only to quickly dissolve them over a perceived offense.
He or she may be afraid that family, friends, the community, or the media may learn about the offense.
You will want to match the mood of wherever it is you are dancing, and the wrong music can bring confusion or even offense to your audience.
Applicants must disclose whether they have ever been convicted of or pleaded guilty or no contest to a misdemeanor or a felony offense for which they have not received a pardon.
Do exercise care that you are not sporting this tiny getup anyplace where it may cause offense to others.
An intimate online relationship with someone who is underage is a federal offense and can lead to jail time even though you have never met the individual in person.
Infidelity is a major offense, but many marriages come through it intact.
Creative proposals needn't be too wild and wacky, however, as a heart-felt poem or prose can be a very special proposal idea which is unlikely to cause offense.
Her eyes sparked with fury too deep to be mere offense.
He was convicted of an offense contrary to section 3 of the law.
Obstructing an investigation is an offense, and covers altering, concealing or destroying documents, or attempting to obstruct justice.
Stealing supplies will remain an offense which could result in a jail sentence.
The person accused of the offense also has the right to elect to be tried at the Crown Court in these cases.
A deliberate breach of the health and safety legislation with a view to profit seriously aggravates the offense.
Apparently even using an air rifle within some distance of a house is considered an offense.
David established an alibi for himself by being at a public house in Crossland Moor at the time of the offense.
It is not an offense to possess anabolic steroids for personal use, unless they are counterfeit.
You may, no offense, be f**king awful.
The Bill will make it an offense to tackle dissemination of radical written material by extremist bookshops.
In the offense of aggravated burglary, the words will normally mean " carrying " .
Individuals reporting cartel behavior may receive immunity from prosecution in respect of the criminal cartel behavior may receive immunity from prosecution in respect of the criminal cartel offense.
I for one would not resubmit her, and no offense to death, I wouldn't make a new changeling either.
The Home Office is to consult on a specific offense to help young people coerced into relationships.
The result was then used to obtain a confession from a person who was later charged with a criminal offense.
Proof of this offense does not require proof of the specific intent required for obstructing a coroner.
On the offense, mines were used to defend forward positions and flanks from enemy counterattacks.
No offense meant by noting the age, it was purely descriptive!
For example, making sis under existing powers prevents the setting of penalties specific to a new offense.
You shouldn't take offense; it's just his way of showing he cares.
On one level, you suspect you understand your Taurean man as much as anyone can, but then he does something that reminds you that he takes offense if you assume to know him too well.
You may also want to avoid sending Devilish free e-cards to strangers or those who are acquaintances -- you run greater risk of offense.
Your best offense is to educate yourself so that you can become your child's strongest advocate!
In fact, most of us take offense at the suggestion that we are in need of a cure.
If the crowd doesn't seem to catch on to the longer chant quickly, simply shorten the chant and stick to "O-F-F (clap, clap) Offense! (stomp, clap, stomp)."
Depending on the offense and the jurisdiction where you live, you may need to have SR-22 coverage in place for several years.
His first offense was for punching a tow truck driver and Los Angeles Department of Transportation employee.
Italian groups and New Jersey residents alike took offense to the behavior of the cast on the show and worried that the enormously popular MTV reality show was perpetuating negative stereotypes.
Some people take the assignment of first and second place in your list as an offense if not chosen.
At the look of offense, Deidre almost laughed.
There was weariness in his voice that disarmed any offense he felt.
It is also an offense to lend or hire a crossbow to anyone under the age of 17.
I take offense with people putting word into my mouth.
Ethan is the most forgiving person I know; he absolves everyone of anything committed against him, no matter how large or small the offense.
You're quick at taking offense, but you don't mind disgracing the whole regiment!
To expiate his huntsman's offense, Ilagin pressed the Rostovs to come to an upland of his about a mile away which he usually kept for himself and which, he said, swarmed with hares.
The state almost entirely supports the Connecticut school for imbeciles, at Lakeville; the American school for the deaf, in Hartford; the oral school for the deaf, 1 The constitution prescribes that " the privileges of an elector shall be forfeited by a conviction of bribery, forgery, perjury, duelling, fraudulent bankruptcy, theft or other offense for which an infamous punishment is inflicted," but this disability may in any case be removed by a two-thirds vote of each house of the general assembly.