What does the word outrage mean?

Usage examples for outrage

  1. If there be any who feel a morbid satisfaction in dwelling upon the history of outrage and cruelty, he at least is not one of them. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  2. Still, while William did not outrage my reverence for him by a too high profession, I found him hard enough to follow. – A Circuit Rider's Wife by Corra Harris
  3. Had not a troop of theirs been captured by De Wet, had not their men and officer witnessed De Wet's cold- blooded outrage upon a British officer! – On the Heels of De Wet by The Intelligence Officer