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1. outrage

verb. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] strike with disgust or revulsion.

Synonyms

  • scandalize
  • churn up
  • disgust
  • scandalise
  • sicken
  • appal
  • nauseate
  • offend
  • shock
  • revolt

Antonyms

  • finish
  • evolution
  • heavenly
  • sacred

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Example sentences of the word outrage


1. Noun, singular or mass
This loss of American life caused outrage in the United States and turned public opinion against Germany.

Quotes containing the word outrage


1. Why were you lurking under our window?""Yes - yes, good point, Petunia! What were you doing under our windows, boy?""Listening to the news,"said Harry in a resigned voice.His aunt and uncle exchanged looks of outrage."Listening to the news! Again?""Well, it changes every day, you see,"said Harry.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

2. You think I'd cheat on you?"I demanded with all the innocent outrage I could muster."With another guy, no. With a cheeseburger . . . in a heartbeat.
- Lisa Kleypas, Smooth Talking Stranger

2. outrage

noun. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] a wantonly cruel act.

Synonyms

  • atrocity

Antonyms

  • liking
  • better

3. outrage

noun. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] a feeling of righteous anger.

Synonyms

  • ire
  • choler
  • anger
  • indignation
  • high dudgeon

Antonyms

  • defend
  • praise
  • conform to
  • refrain

4. outrage

verb. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] force (someone) to have sex against their will.

Synonyms

  • ravish
  • set on
  • rape
  • assail
  • dishonor
  • gang-rape
  • assault
  • violate
  • attack

Antonyms

  • unworldly
  • holy
  • clean
  • reverent

5. outrage

noun. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] a disgraceful event.

Synonyms

  • skeleton in the closet
  • skeleton in the cupboard
  • scandal
  • trouble

Antonyms

  • repute
  • accept
  • righteousness
  • disenchant

6. outrage

verb. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] violate the sacred character of a place or language.

Synonyms

  • assail
  • profane
  • assault
  • desecrate
  • violate
  • attack

Antonyms

  • venial sin
  • good humor
  • maximum
  • calm

7. outrage

noun. ['ˈaʊˌtreɪdʒ'] the act of scandalizing.

Synonyms

  • scandalization
  • affront
  • scandalisation

Antonyms

  • respect
  • spread
  • honor
  • fame
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