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noun     outrage pronunciation in British English
/ˈaʊtˌreɪdʒ/
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  1. 1
    [singular/uncountable] a strong feeling of anger and shock at something that you feel is wrong or unfair
    outrage over:

    There was public outrage over the killings.

    outrage at:

    Church leaders expressed their shock and outrage at his racist remarks.

    provoke/spark/cause outrage:

    The scheme sparked outrage among local people.

  2. 2
    [countable] an event or action that makes you feel extremely angry and upset

    This decision is an absolute outrage!

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