outrageous Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “outrageous” in the English Dictionary

"outrageous" in British English

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outrageousadjective

uk   us   /ˌaʊtˈreɪ.dʒəs/
B2 shocking and ​morallyunacceptable: The ​judgecriticized the "outrageous ​greed" of some of the ​bankers. [+ that] It is outrageous that these ​buildingsremainempty while thousands of ​people have no ​homes. These ​prices are just outrageous (= much too high). used to ​describe something or someone that is ​shocking because they are ​unusual or ​strange: outrageous ​clothes/​behaviour an outrageous ​character
outrageously
adverb uk   us   /-li/
outrageously high ​prices
(Definition of outrageous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"outrageous" in American English

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outrageousadjective

 us   /ɑʊtˈreɪ·dʒəs/
unacceptable, ​offensive, ​violent, or ​unusual: He made outrageous ​claims.
outrageously
adverb  us   /ɑʊtˈreɪ·dʒəs·li/
By all ​evidence, outrageously ​baddreams are a ​universalhumanexperience (= an ​experience had by everyone).
(Definition of outrageous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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