noun see outrageous

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  • outrageousness — index exaggeration Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • outrageousness — outrageous ► ADJECTIVE 1) shockingly bad or excessive. 2) very bold and unusual. DERIVATIVES outrageously adverb outrageousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • Outrageousness — 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;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • outrageousness — See outrageously. * * * …   Universalium

  • outrageousness — noun The quality of being outrageous See Also: outrageously …   Wiktionary

  • outrageousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The quality or state of being flagrant: atro ciousness, atrocity, egregiousness, enormity, flagrance, flagrancy, flagrantness, glaringness, grossness, rankness. See GOOD …   English dictionary for students

  • outrageousness — aÊŠt reɪdÊ’É™snɪs n. scandalousness; indecency; quality of being outrageous …   English contemporary dictionary

  • outrageousness — out·ra·geous·ness …   English syllables

  • outrageousness — noun 1. the quality of being outrageous • Syn: ↑enormity • Derivationally related forms: ↑outrageous • Hypernyms: ↑indecency 2. excessive excess • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • enormity — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. wickedness, atrociousness; atrocity, outrage; immensity, enormousness, greatness. See guilt. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [Vice] Syn. atrocity, outrage, depravity, wickedness; see atrocity 2 , crime 1 , evil …   English dictionary for students

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