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Definition of "outraging" []

  • Present participle of outrage. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "outraging" in a sentence
  • "I myself did not keep holy the Sabbath day, but my puritanical instincts revolted at the idea of outraging the feelings of those who did."
  • "What legislation is invoked depends on the circumstances, he says, and the police would look at the offence as a whole before deciding if laws such as outraging public decency have been infringed."
  • "For to suppose that God will make those happy, who live in a criminal forgetfulness of him, is a kind of outraging all his perfections: and no more to be imagined than that he will make an innocent being, for instance an angel that never fell, eternally miserable out of mere sovereignty and pleasure."
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