Offend

Of*fend"

, v. i. 1. To transgress the moral or divine law; to commit a crime; to stumble; to sin.
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Whosoever shall keep the whole law, and yet offend in one point, he is guilty of all.
James ii. 10.
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If it be a sin to covet honor,
I am the most offending soul alive.
Shak.
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2. To cause dislike, anger, or vexation; to displease.
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I shall offend, either to detain or give it.
Shak.
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To offend against, to do an injury or wrong to; to commit an offense against. "We have offended against the Lord already." 2 Chron. xxviii. 13.
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