French translation of 'outrage'
1. (= attack) acte m de violence
an outrage against sth [standards, values] un outrage à qch
2. (= bombing) attentat m
3. (= anger) indignation f
outrage against sb/sth indignation contre qn/qch
4. (= scandal) scandale m
indigner ⧫ scandaliser
to be outraged by sth être indigné par qch
They were outraged by the news of his release. Ils furent indignés par la nouvelle de sa libération.
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Example Sentences Including 'outrage'
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He also caused outrage by boasting about his collection of weapons.The Sun (2009)
It's easy to vent populist outrage against public sector bodies that run up big expense claims.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Prepare to be shocked and outraged all over again!Times, Sunday Times (2008)
She says the show probably won't cause much outrage, because we know it all already.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
You seem bemused, hurt, outraged.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
At the time, it caused outrage.The Sun (2016)
A terrible outrage was committed here last night.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
And then act outraged when they find people looking!The Sun (2008)
But her plans caused howls of outrage.The Sun (2016)
His cry of outrage about the outrage sparked outrage and a stampede for gravitas.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
In Britain, satire is two parts entertainment to only one part genuine outrage.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Many expressed outrage online.The Sun (2013)
Other world leaders reacted with outrage to the attacks yesterday.The Sun (2015)
She acted after worldwide outrage following our story.The Sun (2010)
The case led to public outrage and prompted the government to launch an inquiry that instructed sumo elders to review training methods.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The change of venue caused outrage online.Times, Sunday Times (2017)
The deal has caused outrage in some quarters.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The edict provoked outrage and the sheikh was forced into early retirement.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
The ensuing public outrage has been heartening, though.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The episode has sparked outrage from human rights groups.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
The snub came ahead of last night's Boston marathon bomb outrage.The Sun (2013)
There has been restraint and genuine outrage from most and they should be applauded.The Sun (2012)
We are swaying from anger to outrage and embarrassment.The Sun (2010)
Yet now the demonstrations are infused with an additional layer of outrage and indignation.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We should not pretend that we have simply to assuage public outrage.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
We still let ourselves be outraged and hurt by the presence of cheating in sport, be it on the cricket field or a rugby pitch.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Why has this video caused such outrage?Christianity Today (2000)
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'outrage' in Other Languages
British English: outrage VERB
If you are outraged by something, it makes you extremely shocked and angry.
Many people have been outraged by some of the things that have been said.
British English: outrage NOUN
Outrage is an intense feeling of anger and shock.
The decision provoked outrage from women and human rights groups.
Translation of outrage from the Collins English to French Dictionary