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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 out·rage /ˈaʊtˌreʤ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Out·rage v. t.  To rage in excess of. [R.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Out·rage n.
 1. Injurious violence or wanton wrong done to persons or things; a gross violation of right or decency; excessive abuse; wanton mischief; gross injury.
    He wrought great outrages, wasting all the country.   --Spenser.
 2. Excess; luxury. [Obs.]
 Syn: -- Affront; insult; abuse. See Affront.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Out·rage v. t. [imp. & p. p. Outragen p. pr. & vb. n. Outraging ]
 1. To commit outrage upon; to subject to outrage; to treat with violence or excessive abuse.
    Base and insolent minds outrage men when they have hope of doing it without a return.   --Atterbury.
    This interview outrages all decency.   --Broome.
 2. Specifically, to violate; to commit an indecent assault upon (a female).

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Out·rage, v. i. To be guilty of an outrage; to act outrageously.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a feeling of righteous anger [syn: indignation]
      2: a wantonly cruel act
      3: a disgraceful event [syn: scandal]
      4: the act of scandalizing [syn: scandalization, scandalisation]
      v 1: strike with disgust or revulsion; "The scandalous behavior
           of this married woman shocked her friends" [syn: shock,
            offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall]
      2: violate the sacred character of a place or language;
         "desecrate a cemetary"; "violate the sanctity of the
         church"; "profane the name of God" [syn: desecrate, profane,
      3: force (someone) to have sex against their will; "The woman
         was raped on her way home at night" [syn: rape, ravish,
          violate, assault, dishonor, dishonour]