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English definition of “outrageous”

outrageous

adjective uk   /ˌaʊtˈreɪ.dʒəs/ us  
B2 shocking and morally unacceptable: The judge criticized the "outrageous greed" of some of the bankers. [+ that] It is outrageous that these buildings remain empty while thousands of people have no homes. These prices are just outrageous (= much too high).Morally wrong and evilDishonest describes something or someone that is shocking because they are unusual or strange: outrageous clothes/behaviour an outrageous characterStrange, suspicious and unnatural
outrageously
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
outrageously high pricesMorally wrong and evilDishonest
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