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ADJECTIVE (2)

1. grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror;
- Example: "subjected to outrageous cruelty"
- Example: "a hideous pattern of injustice"
- Example: "horrific conditions in the mining industry"
[syn: hideous, horrid, horrific, outrageous]

2. greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation;
- Example: "exorbitant rent"
- Example: "extortionate prices"
- Example: "spends an outrageous amount on entertainment"
- Example: "usurious interest rate"
- Example: "unconscionable spending"
[syn: exorbitant, extortionate, outrageous, steep, unconscionable, usurious]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Outrageous \Out*ra"geous\ (out*r[=a]"j[u^]s), a. [OF. outrageus, F. outrageux. See Outrage, n.] Of the nature of an outrage; exceeding the limits of right, reason, or decency; such as to cause outrage; involving or doing an outrage; furious; violent; atrocious. "Outrageous weeping." --Chaucer. "The most outrageous villainies." --Sir P. Sidney. "The vile, outrageous crimes." --Shak. "Outrageous panegyric." --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Syn: Violent; furious; exorbitant; excessive; atrocious; monstrous; wanton; nefarious; heinous. [1913 Webster] -- Out*ra"geous*ly (out*r[=a]"j[u^]s*l[y^]), adv. -- Out*ra"geous*ness, n. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

outrageous adj 1: grossly offensive to decency or morality; causing horror; "subjected to outrageous cruelty"; "a hideous pattern of injustice"; "horrific conditions in the mining industry" [syn: hideous, horrid, horrific, outrageous] 2: greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation; "exorbitant rent"; "extortionate prices"; "spends an outrageous amount on entertainment"; "usurious interest rate"; "unconscionable spending" [syn: exorbitant, extortionate, outrageous, steep, unconscionable, usurious]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

249 Moby Thesaurus words for "outrageous": Fescennine, a bit much, abandoned, abominable, absurd, abusive, acute, appalling, arrant, atrocious, awful, backhand, backhanded, barbaric, barbarous, base, beastly, beneath contempt, beneath one, beyond belief, bizarre, blameworthy, boundless, brutal, calumnious, cheap, cockamamie, contemptible, contumelious, crazy, cruel, crying, cutthroat, cutting, debasing, debauched, degenerate, degrading, demeaning, deplorable, depraved, desperate, despicable, detestable, dire, dirty, disgraceful, disgusting, dissipated, dissolute, drastic, dreadful, egregious, embarrassing, enormous, evil, exacting, exaggerated, excessive, execrable, exorbitant, explicit, extortionate, extravagant, extreme, fabulous, fancy, fantastic, fetid, fierce, filthy, flagrant, foolish, foul, foul-mouthed, fulsome, furious, ghastly, gigantic, gluttonous, gouging, great, grievous, grisly, gross, grossly overpriced, grotesque, gutter, hateful, heinous, hideous, high, high-flown, horrendous, horrible, horrid, humiliating, humiliative, hyperbolic, hypertrophied, immoderate, immoral, impossible, improper, inappropriate, incontinent, incredible, indecent, indecorous, indelicate, infamous, inflationary, infra dig, infra indignitatem, inhuman, iniquitous, inordinate, insolent, insulting, intemperate, intense, intolerable, keen, lamentable, laughable, left-handed, lewd, loathsome, lousy, ludicrous, monstrous, nasty, naughty, nauseating, nauseous, nefarious, noisome, nonmeritorious, nonsensical, not coming, not outstanding, notorious, objectionable, obnoxious, obscene, odious, offensive, opprobrious, out of bounds, out of sight, outre, overbig, overdeveloped, overgreat, overgrown, overlarge, overmuch, overpriced, overweening, perverted, piercing, pitiable, pitiful, poppycockish, pornographic, preposterous, profane, profligate, prohibitive, rank, regrettable, repellent, reprehensible, repugnant, repulsive, revolting, ridiculous, rigorous, rotten, rough, rude, sad, salacious, scandalous, scatological, schlock, scurrile, scurrilous, scurvy, severe, shabby, shameful, sharp, shocking, shoddy, skyrocketing, smutty, sordid, sorry, spiraling, splitting, squalid, steep, stiff, terrible, too bad, too much, tough, unbecoming, unbridled, unchristian, uncivilized, unclean, unconscionable, undeserved, undeserving, undue, unearned, unentitled, ungodly, unholy, unjustified, unmerited, unmeriting, unowed, unowing, unreasonable, unrestrained, unseemly, unspeakable, unthinkable, unwarranted, unworthy, unworthy of one, usurious, vehement, venomous, vicious, vile, villainous, violent, virulent, weird, wicked, wild, woeful, worst, worthless, wretched