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English definition of “outrage”

outrage

verb [T]     /ˈaʊt.reɪdʒ/
( especially of an unfair action or statement ) to cause someone to feel very angry , shocked , or upset : Local people were outraged at the bombing . A proposed five percent pay cut has outraged staff at the warehouse .Causing feelings of anger and displeasureMaking people sad, shocked and upset outraged     /-reɪdʒd/ adjective feeling outrage: Many outraged viewers wrote to the BBC to complain .Angry and displeasedBad-tempered
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