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offenseless

or of·fence·less

[ uh-fens-lis ]
/ əˈfɛns lɪs /
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adjective

without offense.
incapable of offense or attack.
not offensive.

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Origin of offenseless

First recorded in 1595–1605; offense + -less
of·fense·less·ly, adverb
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