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out·rage

 (out′rāj′)
n.
1. An act of extreme violence or viciousness: outrages committed by the dictatorship.
2. Something that is grossly offensive to decency, morality, or good taste: viewed the film as an outrage to common decency.
3. Resentful anger aroused by a violent or offensive act, or an instance of this: The incident sparked a public outrage.
tr.v. out·raged, out·rag·ing, out·rag·es
1. To offend grossly against (standards of decency or morality); commit an outrage on.
2. To produce anger or resentment in: was outraged that he was lied to. See Synonyms at offend.

[Middle English, from Old French, from outre, beyond; see outré.]

outraged

(ˈaʊtreɪdʒd)
adj
extremely angry; furious
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.outraged - angered at something unjust or wrongoutraged - angered at something unjust or wrong; "an indignant denial"; "incensed at the judges' unfairness"; "a look of outraged disbelief"; "umbrageous at the loss of their territory"
angry - feeling or showing anger; "angry at the weather"; "angry customers"; "an angry silence"; "sending angry letters to the papers"
Translations

outraged

[ˈaʊtreɪdʒd] adj (= furious) → indigné(e)

outraged

adjempört (at, about über +acc)
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