offensible

adjective
of·​fen·​sible | \ əˈfen(t)səbəl \

Definition of offensible

1 obsolete : offensive, harmful, injurious
2 : liable to be offended

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History and Etymology for offensible

Middle French, from Late Latin offensibilis liable to stumble, from Latin offensus (past participle of offendere to stumble, offend) + -ibilis -ible

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“Offensible.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/offensible. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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