What does scandalise mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. shock, offend, scandalize, scandalise, appal, appall, outrageverb

    strike with disgust or revulsion

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


  1. scandalise

    Scandalise refers to the act of causing shock or outrage within a person, group, or wider community, particularly through behavior or actions that are viewed as immoral, improper, or unethical. It may involve causing a public uproar or creating a scandal through controversial or inappropriate activity.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scandalise

    skan′da-līz, v.t. to trice up the tack of the spanker in a square-rigged vessel, or the mainsail in a fore-and-aft rigged one. [Scantle.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scandalise in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scandalise in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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