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English definition of “outrageous”


adjective     /ˌaʊtˈreɪ.dʒəs/
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 character Strange, suspicious and unnatural outrageously     /-li/ adverb outrageously high prices Morally wrong and evilDishonest
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