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Synonyms of inoffensive

Adjective


1. inoffensive (vs. offensive), unoffending, offenseless, offenceless

usage: not causing anger or annoyance; "inoffensive behavior"

2. inoffensive (vs. offensive), innocuous, unobjectionable

usage: giving no offense; "a quiet inoffensive man"; "a refreshing inoffensive stimulant"

3. euphemistic (vs. dysphemistic), inoffensive

usage: substituting a mild term for a harsher or distasteful one; "`peepee' is a common euphemistic term"

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