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OUTRAGE. A grave injury; a serious wrong. This is a generic word which is applied to everything, which is injurious, in great degree, to the honor or rights of another.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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what still more shocking outrages were perpetrated upon his mind!
Early on the morning of the outrage, two of the Oriental strangers, accompanied by their respectable English friend, took possession of the apartments.
Information of both outrages was communicated to the police, and the needful investigations were pursued, I believe, with great energy.
On the other hand, it was clearly shown by the united and unfaltering evidence of six citizens, including that high municipal official, Councillor McGinty, that the men had been at a card party at the Union House until an hour very much later than the commission of the outrage.
BORIS Johnson's decision to ask the Queen to suspend Parliament has attracted outrage.
JACOB Rees-Mogg has defended the Prime Minister's decision to suspend parliament, claiming the outpouring of outrage it triggered was "phoney".
More than 20 human beings have lost their live amidst these rains and the most concerning part is a lot of them were due to the power outrage. The electric current was flowing in the standing water son roads.
So please spare me your "outrage" as next week you will have another "outrage" that the left will own.
So this latest hoo-ha is another example of people being outraged for the sake of being outraged and, frankly, I'm getting outrage fatigue.
But remember also that not too long ago the public was expressing outrage that corruption suspects were being released on bond terms that were not commensurate with the magnitude of the economic crimes they allegedly committed.
There is always a new topic causing outrage on social media, and this week it was an advertisement campaign by the transportation network company, Careem.
At the conclusion of Kitano Takeshi's (1) 2012 film Beyond Outrage. renegade gangster Otomo (Beat Takeshi) shoots and kills his high school kouhai, Kataoka (Kohinata Fumiyo).