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English definition of “scandalize”

scandalize

verb [T often passive] (UK usually scandalise)     /ˈskæn.dəl.aɪz/
If you are scandalized by someone's behaviour, you disapprove of it and are shocked by it because you think it is against moral laws: The whole village was scandalized by her second marriage.Making people sad, shocked and upset
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