outrage : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a feeling of righteous anger
- n a wantonly cruel act
- n a disgraceful event
- n the act of scandalizing
- v strike with disgust or revulsion
- v violate the sacred character of a place or language
- v force (someone) to have sex against their will
- Is the world reacting with sufficient outrage and urgency to the horrendous humanitarian toll in Gaza? When, in just 20 days, the Palestinian people have lost more than 1,000 dead .
- In the heat of a campaign, Schmidt understood that outrage could cut through the news clutter like a buzz saw.
- Outrage over Geithner's plan and the outrage on cable news programs are not the same thing, and it's dishonest of you to say so.
- Barack Obama in New York Times
In the last six months, AIG has received substantial sums from the US Treasury,Mr. Obama said. "How do they justify this outrage to the taxpayers who are keeping the company afloat?"