offensive activity

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Noun1.offensive activity - a lack of politeness; a failure to show regard for others; wounding the feelings or others
behavior, conduct, doings, behaviour - manner of acting or controlling yourself
derision, ridicule - the act of deriding or treating with contempt
indelicacy - an impolite act or expression
insolence - an offensive disrespectful impudent act
affront, insult - a deliberately offensive act or something producing the effect of deliberate disrespect; "turning his back on me was a deliberate insult"
presumption - a kind of discourtesy in the form of an act of presuming; "his presumption was intolerable"
rebuff, slight - a deliberate discourteous act (usually as an expression of anger or disapproval)
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In the 60th minute of the second half, Zamalek's coach Jovovic Nebosja made his first substitution in the match; he gave the chance to Kasongo Kabongo instead of Obama in the hope of greater offensive activity.
Macedonia does not have hostile behavior against Serbia nor is engaged in any kind of offensive activity against the friendly Serbian nation.
Government Spokesman told the press that the Council "unanimously condemns and denounces the Turkish offensive activity in the Republic of Cyprus Exclusive Economic Zone," adding that Turkey`s actions constitute a flagrant violation of the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus and of the UN International Law of the Sea Convention, while at the same time jeopardize security, stability and peace in the region.
The Offensive Activities policy states that "no noxious or offensive activity shall be carried on in any unit, Limited Common Element, or Common Element, nor shall anything be done therein which may be or become an annoyance or nuisance to other owners or to the public; including, but not limited to, noise and odors from any unit.
Iran's progress can be attributed to a combination of two elements: a certain easing of the restraints on offensive activity in cyberspace by Iranian decision makers, and a qualitative leap by the Iranian cyber warfare system," the report states.
While no one wishes to condone any genuine offensive activity, whoever is the target; we must get a grip as a nation and reassess our priorities.