Definition of inoffensive
1 : causing no harm or injury
2a : giving no provocation : peaceableb : not objectionable to the senses
Examples of inoffensive in a sentence
The priest was a mild-mannered inoffensive fellow.
an inoffensive little joke at the opening of his speech
First Known Use of inoffensive
INOFFENSIVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inoffensive for English Language Learners
: not likely to offend or bother anyone : not offensive
INOFFENSIVE Defined for Kids
Definition of inoffensive for Students
: not likely to offend or bother anyone an inoffensive joke
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