inoffensiveness
noun see inoffensive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • inoffensiveness — inoffensive ► ADJECTIVE ▪ not objectionable or harmful. DERIVATIVES inoffensively adverb inoffensiveness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Inoffensiveness — Inoffensive In of*fen sive, a. [Pref. in not + offensiue: cf. F. inoffensif.] 1. Giving no offense, or provocation; causing no uneasiness, annoyance, or disturbance; as, an inoffensive man, answer, appearance. [1913 Webster] 2. Harmless; doing no …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inoffensiveness — See inoffensively. * * * …   Universalium

  • inoffensiveness — noun The state or condition of being inoffensive. Syn: harmlessness, innocuousness …   Wiktionary

  • inoffensiveness — n. quality of being inoffensive; harmlessness; quality of being unobjectionable …   English contemporary dictionary

  • inoffensiveness — in·of·fen·sive·ness …   English syllables

  • inoffensiveness — See: inoffensive …   English dictionary

  • inoffensiveness — noun see inoffensive …   Useful english dictionary

  • inoffensive — adjective Date: 1646 1. causing no harm or injury 2. a. giving no provocation ; peaceable b. not objectionable to the senses • inoffensively adverb • inoffensiveness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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