Obnoxious vs Attacking - What's the difference?

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Obnoxious is a related term of attacking.


As adjectives the difference between obnoxious and attacking

is that obnoxious is extremely unpleasant, offensive, very annoying, odious or contemptible while attacking is (sports) that which has a tendance to attack, to be aggressive.

As a verb attacking is

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obnoxious

English

Alternative forms

* obnoctious (obsolete)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Extremely unpleasant, offensive, very annoying, odious or contemptible.
  • He was an especially obnoxious and detestable specimen of a man.
    Throwing stones at the bus is another example of your obnoxious behaviour.
  • (archaic) exposed to harm or injury.
  • * 1661 , , page 26,
  • To begin then with his Experiment of the burning Wood, it seems to me to be obnoxious to not a few considerable Exceptions.

    attacking

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Adjective

    (head)
  • (sports) . That which has a tendance to attack, to be aggressive.