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Disgust vs. Outrage

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Disgustverb

To cause an intense dislike for something.

‘It disgusts me to see her chew with her mouth open.’;

Outragenoun

An excessively violent or vicious attack; an atrocity.

Disgustnoun

An intense dislike or loathing someone feels for something bad or nasty.

‘With an air of disgust, she stormed out of the room.’;

Outragenoun

An offensive, immoral or indecent act.

Disgustverb

To provoke disgust or strong distaste in; to cause (any one) loathing, as of the stomach; to excite aversion in; to offend the moral taste of; - often with at, with, or by.

‘To disgust him with the world and its vanities.’; ‘Ærius is expressly declared . . . to have been disgusted at failing.’; ‘Alarmed and disgusted by the proceedings of the convention.’;

Outragenoun

The resentful anger aroused by such acts.

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Disgustnoun

Repugnance to what is offensive; aversion or displeasure produced by something loathsome; loathing; strong distaste; - said primarily of the sickening opposition felt for anything which offends the physical organs of taste; now rather of the analogous repugnance excited by anything extremely unpleasant to the moral taste or higher sensibilities of our nature; as, an act of cruelty may excite disgust.

‘The manner of doing is more consequence than the thing done, and upon that depends the satisfaction or disgust wherewith it is received.’; ‘In a vulgar hack writer such oddities would have excited only disgust.’;

Outragenoun

(obsolete) A destructive rampage. en

Disgustnoun

strong feelings of dislike

Outrageverb

(transitive) To cause or commit an outrage upon; to treat with violence or abuse.

Disgustverb

fill with distaste;

‘This spoilt food disgusts me’;

Outrageverb

To violate; to rape (a female).

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Disgustverb

cause aversion in; offend the moral sense of;

‘The pornographic pictures sickened us’;

Outrageverb

To rage in excess of.

Disgust

Disgust (Middle French: desgouster, from Latin gustus, ) is an emotional response of rejection or revulsion to something potentially contagious or something considered offensive, distasteful, or unpleasant. In The Expression of the Emotions in Man and Animals, Charles Darwin wrote that disgust is a sensation that refers to something revolting.

‘taste’;

Outrageverb

To rage in excess of.

Outrageverb

To commit outrage upon; to subject to outrage; to treat with violence or excessive abuse.

‘Base and insolent minds outrage men when they have hope of doing it without a return.’; ‘This interview outrages all decency.’;

Outrageverb

Specifically, to violate; to commit an indecent assault upon (a female).

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Outrageverb

To cause to become very angry; as, the burning of the flag outraged the small conservative town.

Outrageverb

To be guilty of an outrage; to act outrageously.

Outragenoun

Injurious violence or wanton wrong done to persons or things; a gross violation of right or decency; excessive abuse; wanton mischief; gross injury.

‘He wrought great outrages, wasting all the country.’;

Outragenoun

Excess; luxury.

Outragenoun

a feeling of righteous anger

Outragenoun

a wantonly cruel act

Outragenoun

a disgraceful event

Outragenoun

the act of scandalizing

Outrageverb

strike with disgust or revulsion;

‘The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends’;

Outrageverb

violate the sacred character of a place or language;

‘desecrate a cemetary’; ‘violate the sanctity of the church’; ‘profane the name of God’;

Outrageverb

force (someone) to have sex against their will;

‘The woman was raped on her way home at night’;

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