Sentence Examples


  • We must respect their traditions, no matter how offensive they are.
  • It was decided therefore to abandon offensive operations.
  • Sulphuretted hydrogen is a colourless gas possessing an extremely offensive odour.
  • The pale clay-coloured gills, offensive odour, and clammy or even viscid top are decisive characters.
  • The conception of a permanent confederation, bound together in offensive and defensive alliance for common objects, has not occurred to these hard fighters and stubborn asserters of their civic privileges.