outrageous outrageous  /aʊ ˈtreɪ dʒəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror
  2. (adj) greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation

Usage(s):

  1. Now Roger is sweating under the hot lights as questions pile up about whether he had a role in an outrageous array of slippery and ill-fated schemes ranging from Mafioso pardons to .
  2. Kimmel fired back with his own, possibly even more outrageous love anthem to Damon's friend Ben Affleck, but the laughter died down considerably in July when Silverman and Kimmel .

News

  1. Gary Neal seals his explosive first half with one last bomb

    Gary Neal had an outrageous 14-point first half to Game 3, including four threes on six attempts. The final one of those threes came at the last possible second, off this buzzer-beating transition bomb. So yeah, your leading scorer at halftime -- both teams included -- is Gary Neal. Excellent work, Gary. And hey, nice block, Danny Green .
    on June 12, 2013     Source: SB Nation

  2. No prediction from Ryan Kalil this year

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- On a day when one member of the Carolina Panthers was stating a seemingly outrageous goal, a teammate that now knows better was making sure to understate things. Center Ryan Kalil, who took out a full-page ad in The Charlotte Observer last summer that promised a Super Bowl championship, wasn’t making any bold predictions Tuesday during the team’s minicamp. “Umm, just get back ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

  3. Greg Hardy: Aiming for 50 sacks

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- This is going to sound outrageous, but that shouldn’t be a surprise when you consider it’s coming from Greg Hardy. The defensive end for the Carolina Panthers was asked Tuesday if he had a goal for the number of sacks he’ll register this season. “Fifty," Hardy said during a break between minicamp practices. “Why shoot low, right? If I’m going to shoot at it, I’m going to shoot ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ESPN Blogs

Quotes

  1. "The fact that this administration won't allow the man charged with implementing the president's plan to cut $500 billion out of Medicare to testify about his plans for the care of our nation's seniors is truly outrageous," he said.
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Mitch McConnell Source: The Hill (blog)

  2. In a statement, New Jersey Gov. Jon Corzine said: "Any corruption is unacceptable -- anywhere, anytime, by anybody. The scale of corruption we're seeing as this unfolds is simply outrageous and cannot be tolerated."
    on Jul 23, 2009 By: Jon S Corzine Source: التيار الوطني

  3. "Michelle and I send our deepest condolences to the loved ones of the American citizens who lost their lives in the outrageous terrorist attacks in Mumbai. Our thoughts and prayers are with them, and with all who have been touched by this terrible...
    on Nov 28, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: KTVN

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