Definitions For Offensive


  • The action of attacking an enemy


  • Unpleasant or disgusting especially to the senses
  • Morally offensive
  • Causing anger or annoyance
  • For the purpose of attack rather than defense


  • Violating or tending to violate or offend against
  • Causing or able to cause nausea


  • A large military attack

Is Offensive a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Offensive is worth 18 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Offensive in a Sentence

  • He made some offensive remarks.
  • An offensive odor was coming from the basement.
  • The primary offensive by the ground forces will commence at dawn tomorrow

Synonyms for Offensive

Antonyms for Offensive

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