Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Outrage"

The meaning of "Outrage" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa It would be a constitutional outrage if parliament were prevented from holding the government to account at a time of national crisis.?
A: 1. if the government (maybe the police or emergency relief agency/FEMA) failed to do it's job, then
2. parliament should hold them accountable (punish them, or force them to do their job). but
3. if someone (probably the president) stops parliament from holding that agency accountable, then
4. this violates the Constitution (because the president should not interfere with the parliament's job)
Q: O que significa outrage?
A: Extreme anger
Q: O que significa outrage?
A: Common root with "ultraje"
Q: O que significa “The old medical outrage … had a nigger along.” ?
A: I presume you're reading a very old book: "nigger" is a very offensive word for black people (so offensive that many sources will just give it as "the n word").

Out of context, I'm not sure what the medical outrage is.

"To have someone along" might mean to bring them with you. In this case it sounds like someone arrived somewhere on company of a black person, and someone else took offence to their presence.
Q: O que significa "outrage" in "Imagine the outrage if drivers abandoned their cars on city streets after they ran out of fuel."?
A: The outrage is from other people who are not drivers. You could rewrite it as "Imagine the outrage from the general public if drivers abandoned their cars....."

Example sentences using "Outrage"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outrage.
A: His outrage was clear to see.
Her actions brought outrage.

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outrage.
A: • That’s outrageous!

• His standards are outrageous!

• These prices are outrageous!

( These are the only things I can think of at this moment :) )
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outrage.
A: My mom was outraged that I didn’t finish cleaning my room in time.

I was outraged that that I stepped in that puddle this morning

The teacher was outraged with the class because they wouldn’t be quiet.


My sister was outraged because someone ate her last piece of cake
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outrage.
A: There was a public outrage following the politician's bad behaviour.
I am outraged!
Hearing about the injustice made me outraged.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com outrage.
A: "Outrage" is not a very commonly used word, in and of itself today, but it's not to the point where it's uncommon. Outrage is an adjective used to describe extreme anger.
Example Sentences:
1) Her voice trembled with outrage.
2) He was outraged about the mess they made.
3) The impolite attitude of the student outraged the teacher.

Synonyms of "Outrage" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre outrage e enrage ?
A: Enrage can only act as a verb. Outrage can be used as either a verb or a noun.
"The outrage within the room was apparent." / "I was outraged by the news."
"I was enraged by the way they acted."
Q: Qual é a diferença entre She felt strong moral outrage. e She felt a strong sense of moral outrage. ?
A: There is little difference in meaning but the second sentence is more correct
Q: Qual é a diferença entre outrage e anger ?
A: anger is typically also more personal then outrage, which tends to be more public or official in it's capacity
Q: Qual é a diferença entre outrage e anger ?
A: I think of outrage as extreme anger.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre outrage e rage ?
A: Rage is usually talking about one person who is mad. Outrage is usually talking about a lot of people.

Translations of "Outrage"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? outrage
A: Thank you

Other questions about "Outrage"

Q: I feel strong moral outrage about it. soa natural?
A: × I feel strong moral outrage about it.
✓ I feel outraged about it.

Most native English speakers don’t use the words “moral outrage”. If something was an injustice, we just say we feel “outraged” and it’s the same thing with the given context.

Also, you don’t need say your outrage is “strong” because the word “outraged” is already strong emotional language

I hope this helps! 😉
Q: you scammed me, this is outrage soa natural?
A: well I jusr saw a commercial saying that outrage in a context similar to mine
Q: As international outrage grows over the incident, President Trump said Saudi officials' explanations "are all over the place" even as he applauded the nation's leadership.

"are all over the place"....Whether Trump is affirmative or negative about Saudi's explanation?
A: The Saudis are "all over the place" with their explanations. This means their explanations are not coherent (implying "inconsistent," "not believable" or "not logical").
Q: She has expressed outrage over their bad behavior. soa natural?
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