Antonyms for

Antonyms of noun offensive

Antonyms of adj offensive

7 senses of offensive

Sense 1:
offensive, violative

INDIRECT (VIA offending) -> unoffending

Sense 2:
offensive (vs. defensive)

defensive (vs. offensive)
antiaircraftantisubmarineantitankdefendingen garde
Sense 3:
offensive (vs. inoffensive)

inoffensive (vs. offensive), unoffending
offenseless, offenceless
Sense 4:
unsavory (vs. savory), unsavoury, offensive

Sense 5:
offensive (vs. inoffensive)

inoffensive (vs. offensive)
innocuous, unobjectionable
Sense 6:
dysphemistic (vs. euphemistic), offensive

Sense 7:
nauseating, nauseous, noisome, queasy, loathsome, offensive, sickening, vile

INDIRECT (VIA unwholesome) -> wholesome © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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