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OTHER WORDS FROM outrageousout·ra·geous·ly, adverbout·ra·geous·ness, noun
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Takano used the terms “shockingly tone-deaf” and “outrageous” and accused Wilkie of tolerating a “hostile culture at VA” for female veterans.VA watchdog told prosecutors his probe of Secretary Wilkie’s effort to discredit House staffer turned up possible criminal conduct|Lisa Rein, Spencer Hsu|December 9, 2020|Washington Post
The image has deeply angered Australia, with prime minister Scott Morrison calling Zhao’s tweet “truly repugnant, deeply offensive, utterly outrageous” and calling on Beijing to formally apologize.China’s “wolf warrior” art is getting a boost from its most fiery diplomat|Quartz Staff|November 30, 2020|Quartz
He calls the president’s efforts to overturn the election “outrageous.”Republicans and others offer tips on how to rebut millions of ‘election deniers’|Robert McCartney|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
“It’s completely outrageous,” says Hye Jung Han, a children’s rights advocate at Human Rights Watch, who led the research.Live facial recognition is tracking kids suspected of being criminals|Karen Hao|October 9, 2020|MIT Technology Review
He enthusiastically attacks anyone if he thinks it gets him a headline and will retweet any outrageous attack or conspiracy theory claiming later it wasn’t him who said it first.
Outrageousness hums around these women, and an earthiness too: all have survived—and sometimes thrived from—their drama.Streisand’s Gay Sex Problem, and the Death of the Gay Icon|Tim Teeman|May 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Second, he should use the State of the Union to drive home the absurdity of the situation, and the outrageousness of it.
Akin's view may be outrageous, but its outrageousness is not one man's mental spasm.Akin's Abortion View: More Widespread in GOP Than You Think|David Frum|August 20, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She's the most outrageous thing out there at a time when we need outrageousness more than ever.
I see well ye have great will to be slain as your father was, through outrageousness.Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume II (of II)|Thomas Malory
This outrageousness shows only what manner of spirit they are of, and how much their sordid views exceed their parental love.Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9)|Samuel Richardson
There comes a moment when the very outrageousness of what you are doing makes you redouble your blows.Napoleon the Little|Victor Hugo
The very outrageousness of the thing was its best passport to success.Cleek of Scotland Yard|Thomas W. Hanshew
Notwithstanding Mrs. M.'s outrageousness she is the person I trouble my head the least about.