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Definition of outrage noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[uncountable] a strong feeling of shock and anger The judge's remarks caused public outrage. She was filled with an overwhelming sense of outrage. Environmentalists have expressed outrage at the ruling.
  2. 2[countable] an act or event that is violent, cruel, or very wrong and that shocks people or makes them very angry synonym atrocity No one has yet claimed responsibility for this latest bomb outrage.
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