offend (

     v 1: cause to feel resentment or indignation; "Her tactless
          remark offended me" [syn: pique]
     2: act in disregard of laws and rules; "offend all laws of
        humanity"; "violate the basic laws or human civilization";
        "break a law" [syn: transgress, infract, violate, {go
        against}, breach, break]
     3: strike with disgust or revulsion; "The scandalous behavior
        of this married woman shocked her friends" [syn: shock,
        scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage]
     4: hurt the feelings of; "She hurt me when she did not include
        me among her guests"; "This remark really bruised me ego"
        [syn: hurt, wound, injure, bruise, spite]