Example sentences for: outrageous

How can you use “outrageous” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Retailers seem to turn round wholesale on their hapless customers with outrageous demands.

  • In 1983, the Italian housewares manufacturer Alessi introduced what is probably still the most outrageous teakettle ever made, the creation of the German designer Richard Sapper.

  • are still trying, poor dears, to be outrageous" (the Washington Post ). Rachel Whiteread's work gets a sprinkling of praise, and some critics weakly contend that "the best work in the exhibition basically does what all good art should do: It makes you think" (Michael Kimmelman, the New York Times ). But the lack of enthusiasm is palpable.

  • Artur Dmitriev, another Russian gold medalist, also got negative press for his plunging neckline and wrapped sash, apparently too outrageous for pairs skating.

  • And it left unexplained how anything can be at the same time the most common and the most outrageous, the latter strongly suggesting something quite outside the usual.

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