Sentence Examples


  • He held the light away from her, but the burst of outrage had startled him.
  • On Ascension Day 1528 he committed an outrage on the sacrament carried in procession; he was placed in the pillory, had his tongue bored, and was banished from Delft for three years.
  • This measure, which States, seemed to the pious an act of sacrilege, and to Italian patriots an outrage on the only independent sovereign of the peninsula, sufficed for the present.
  • In the same year the two groups, Andaman and Nicobar, the occupation of the latter also having been forced on the British government (in 1869) by the continuance of outrage upon vessels, were united under a chief commissioner residing at Port Blair.
  • Because of this, our outrage and our sympathy and our revulsion are amplified—not artificially through deliberate manipulation, but through a more real and visceral experiencing of our world.

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