What does the word outrageous mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Outrageousness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Outrageously.

Usage examples for outrageous

  1. Since there had been a question, though, of her entering the Comedie Francaise to play the role of Pauline in " Polyeucte," some people had waxed indignant and others had roared with laughter, so ridiculous did the idea appear, so outrageous for the majesty of classic tragedy. – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  2. " We ought to be obliged to this outrageous friend of yours for one thing, anyway," she commented. – Stranded in Arcady by Francis Lynde
  3. It was outrageous, exclaimed Winston. – The Garies and Their Friends by Frank J. Webb