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Scandalize   /skˈændəlˌaɪz/   Listen

(past & past part. scandalized; pres. part. scandalizing)
Strike with disgust or revulsion.  Synonyms: appal, appall, offend, outrage, scandalise, shock.

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"Scandalize" Quotes from Famous Books

... detain you with a long Encomiastic song On his own superior wit; But being abused and accused, And attacked of late As a foe of the State, He makes an appeal in his proper defense, To your voluble humor and temper and sense, With the following plea: Namely, that he Never attempted or ever meant To scandalize In any wise Your mighty imperial government. Moreover he says, That in various ways He presumes to have merited honor and praise; Exhorting you still to stick to your rights, And no more to be fooled with rhetorical flights; Such ...
— Library Of The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 2 • Charles Dudley Warner

Words linked to "Scandalize" :   scandalization, revolt, sicken, scandal, churn up, nauseate, disgust

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