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offence

[ uh-fens, aw-fens, of-ens ]
/ əˈfɛns, ˈɔ fɛns, ˈɒf ɛns /
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noun British.
variant of offense.

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How to use offence in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for offence

offence

US offense

/ (əˈfɛns) /

noun

Derived forms of offence

offenceless or US offenseless, adjective
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