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Synonyms for outrage
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. indignation, outrage(noun)

    a feeling of righteous anger

    Synonyms:
    scandal, scandalisation, indignation, scandalization

  2. outrage(noun)

    a wantonly cruel act

    Synonyms:
    scandal, scandalisation, indignation, scandalization

  3. scandal, outrage(noun)

    a disgraceful event

    Synonyms:
    scandal, malicious gossip, scandalisation, indignation, scandalization, dirt

  4. scandalization, scandalisation, outrage(verb)

    the act of scandalizing

    Synonyms:
    scandalisation, indignation, scandalization, scandal

  5. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage(verb)

    strike with disgust or revulsion

    "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends"

    Synonyms:
    dishonour, scandalise, offend, ravish, profane, traumatize, dishonor, traumatise, desecrate, spite, transgress, injure, floor, scandalize, appal, wound, blow out of the water, break, horrify, alarm, ball over, dismay, hurt, breach, rape, violate, infract, shock, take aback, appall, assault, bruise, go against, pique

  6. desecrate, profane, outrage, violate(verb)

    violate the sacred character of a place or language

    "desecrate a cemetery"; "violate the sanctity of the church"; "profane the name of God"

    Synonyms:
    dishonour, scandalise, offend, ravish, scandalize, dishonor, plunder, demoralise, deconsecrate, misdirect, desecrate, debase, pervert, demoralize, transgress, profane, appal, break, despoil, subvert, vitiate, deprave, breach, rape, violate, infract, shock, appall, unhallow, assault, go against, debauch, spoil, corrupt

  7. rape, ravish, violate, assault, dishonor, dishonour, outrage(verb)

    force (someone) to have sex against their will

    "The woman was raped on her way home at night"

    Synonyms:
    snipe, delight, set on, ravish, dishonour, scandalise, offend, enthrall, profane, scandalize, disgrace, plunder, desecrate, lash out, transgress, shame, assail, enthral, round, appal, attack, enrapture, despoil, dishonor, transport, breach, rape, attaint, violate, infract, shock, appall, assault, break, enchant, go against, spoil

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. outrage

    Injury (Latin in, not, and jus, juris, right, law) signifies primarily something done contrary to law or right; hence, something contrary to some standard of right or good; whatever reduces the value, utility, beauty, or desirableness of anything is an injury to that thing; of persons, whatever is so done as to operate adversely to one in his person, rights, property, or reputation is an injury; the word is especially used of whatever mars the integrity of the body or causes pain; as, when rescued from the wreck his injuries were found to be very slight. Injury is the general term including all the rest. Damage (Latin damnum, loss) is that which occasions loss to the possessor; hence, any impairment of value, often with the suggestion of fault on the part of the one causing it; damage reduces value, utility, or beauty; detriment (Latin deterere, to rub or wear away) is similar in meaning, but far milder. Detriment may affect value only; damage always affects real worth or utility; as a rule, the slightest use of an article by a purchaser operates to its detriment if again offered for sale, tho the article may have received not the slightest damage. Damage is partial; loss is properly absolute as far as it is predicated at all; the loss of a ship implies that it is gone beyond recovery; the loss of the rudder is a damage to the ship; but since the loss of a part still leaves a part, we may speak of a partial or a total loss. Evil commonly suggests suffering or sin, or both; as, the evils of poverty, the social evil. Harm is closely synonymous with injury; it may apply to body, mind, or estate, but always affects real worth, while injury may concern only estimated value. A hurt is an injury that causes pain, physical or mental; a slight hurt may be no real harm. Mischief is disarrangement, trouble, or harm usually caused by some voluntary agent, with or without injurious intent; a child's thoughtless sport may do great mischief; wrong is harm done with evil intent. An outrage combines insult and injury. Compare synonyms for BLEMISH; CRIMINAL; INJUSTICE.

    Synonyms:
    blemish, damage, detriment, disadvantage, evil, harm, hurt, impairment, injury, injustice, loss, mischief, prejudice, wrong

    Antonyms:
    advantage, amelioration, benefit, blessing, boon, help, improvement, remedy, service, utility

    Preposition:
    The injury of the cause; an injury to the structure; injury by fire; by or from collision, interference, etc.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. outrage

    Synonyms:
    outbreak, offence, wantonness, mischief, abuse, ebullition, violence, indignity, affront, insult

    Antonyms:
    moderation, self-control, selfrestraint, subsidence, coolness, calmness

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. outrage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    insult, affront, indignity, abuse, offence

  2. outrage(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    insult, abuse, maltreat, offend, shock

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. outrage(n)

    Synonyms:
    indignity, affront, insult, assault

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. outrage

    Synonyms:
    See Intentional infliction of emotional distress

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How to use outrage in a sentence?

  1. Aleister Crowley:

    If one had to worry about one's actions in respect of other people's ideas, one might as well be buried alive in an antheap or married to an ambitious violinist. Whether that man is the prime minister, modifying his opinions to catch votes, or a bourgeois in terror lest some harmless act should be misunderstood and outrage some petty convention, that man is an inferior man and I do not want to have anything to do with him any more than I want to eat canned salmon.

  2. Karl Kraus:

    Progress celebrates victories over nature. Progress makes purses out of human skin. When people were traveling in mail coaches, the world got ahead better than it does now that salesmen fly through the air. What good is speed if the brain has oozed out on the way? How will the heirs of this age be taught the most basic motions that are necessary to activate the most complicated machines? Nature can rely on progress; it will avenge it for the outrage it has perpetrated on it.

  3. Meenakshi Bhanja:

    Has anything changed in India? I am sorry to say, no, outrage over an incident doesn't change the DNA of the society.

  4. Rushan Abbas:

    I am saddened by the timid response of the world community, world leaders, who should be defenders of the freedom and democracy, where is the outrage against such horrendous, repugnant catastrophe that's happening on our watch ?

  5. Lindsey Graham:

    They've made their beds so let's dispense with the outrage.


Translations for outrage

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ràbia, atrocitat, indignar, indignació, ultratgeCatalan, Valencian
  • Untat, Frevel, Wut, Rage, Beleidigung, Schande, Gräueltat, SchandtatGerman
  • έκτροπο, προσβάλλω, προσβολή, αίσχος, οργή, ωμότητα, καταισχύνω, αγριότηταGreek
  • cólera, desafuero, atrocidad, atropello, ultraje, indignación, rabia, indignarSpanish
  • خشمPersian
  • outrage, rage, offense, indigner, colèreFrench
  • oltraggio, oltraggiare, sdegno, indignazioneItalian
  • 非道, 乱暴, 激怒, 憤慨, 憤怒, 暴行Japanese
  • flagitiumLatin
  • belediging, razernij, woede, wandaadDutch
  • ultraje, atrocidade, raivaPortuguese
  • furie, atrocitate, mânie, ultraj, ultragiaRomanian
  • грубое нарушение, беспредел, произвол, акт произвола, злодеяние, негодование, безобразие, возмутительный поступок, гнев, яростьRussian
  • దురాగతముTelugu
  • ข่มขืนThai
  • نفرتUrdu
  • xúc phạmVietnamese

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