Definition of 'cause offence'
Example sentences containing 'cause offence'
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
That something causes offence to a minority has been the best excuse for demanding censorship for sometime.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
That it is something that can cause offence?The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Gently remind employees that they should behave in a manner that is not likely to cause offence or distress to any other guests.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Can I ask for something smaller without causing offence to him?Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Definition of cause offence from the Collins English Dictionary
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