how to pronounce offended


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The above transcription of offended is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

offended is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of offended in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… all surety are offended by it it's you …”

meanings of offended


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of offend.

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