Definitions for scandalizeˈskæn dlˌaɪz

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

scan•dal•izeˈskæn dlˌaɪz(v.t.)-ized, -iz•ing.

  1. to shock or horrify by something scandalous.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrage(verb)

    strike with disgust or revulsion

    "The scandalous behavior of this married woman shocked her friends"


  1. scandalize(Verb)

    To shock someone.

  2. scandalize(Verb)

    To be offensive to someone.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scandalize(verb)

    to offend the feelings or the conscience of (a person) by some action which is considered immoral or criminal; to bring shame, disgrace, or reproach upon

  2. Scandalize(verb)

    to reproach; to libel; to defame; to slander


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