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A breaking of a law or rule
“Police may call it the fineable offence of contravening traffic rules, but it is the order of the day among minibus drivers.”
A thing that constitutes a violation of what is judged to be right or natural
“War is a crime against humanity and an offence against God.”
Annoyance or resentment brought about by a perceived insult to or disregard for oneself
“Instead of sounding out ideas in order to judge them critically, academics seem only too happy to silence debate in case it causes insult or offence to individuals.”
The action of attacking someone or something
“On Tuesday a bench warrant was issued for his arrest at Limerick District Court when he failed to appear to face two public order offence charges.”
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