out·rage / ˈoutˌrāj/ • n. an extremely strong reaction of anger, shock, or indignation: her voice trembled with outrage. ∎ an action or event causing such a reaction: the decision was an outrage.• v. [tr.] (usu. be outraged) arouse fierce anger, shock, or indignation in (someone): he was outraged at this attempt to take his victory away from him. ∎ violate or infringe flagrantly (a principle, law, etc.): their behavior outraged all civilized standards.