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outrageousadjective

uk   /ˌaʊtˈreɪ.dʒəs/ us   /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).
used to describe something or someone that is shocking because they are unusual or strange: outrageous clothes/behaviour an outrageous character
outrageously
adverb uk   /ˌaʊtˈreɪ.dʒəs.li/ us   /ˌaʊtˈreɪ.dʒəs.li/
outrageously high prices
(Definition of outrageous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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 bad dreams are a universal human experience (= an experience had by everyone).
(Definition of outrageous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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