This wordlist is generally used by students preparing for GRE.
Short Definition : act of extreme violence or viciousness; resentful anger; V: commit an outrage on; produce anger in; ADJ. outrageous: offensive
Short Definition : fringes; outer borders (as of a city); Ex. outskirts of Boston
Short Definition : candid; blunt
Out(too much)+spoken, Generally blunt people talk too much and do not know where to stop(out).
Short Definition : outrun; surpass; outdo
getting stripped in a colloquial language means being insulted, which is also felt if ur defeated or outdone.. hence try relating outstrip it..
out+strip...consider a rubber strip,if u strech out the rubber strip with some force it extends a lot
Demands for trips and outings outstrips in summer.
Short Definition : outsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
out + wit [wisdom] => over smart or outsmart.
outwit = out + wit;make out the witness by deceit.
outwit- cleverly made witty remark but they found his intention
Short Definition : enthusiastic applause
whn crickter gng to pavilion we give standing ovation means sending him with claps
ovation sounds like occation, u never forget the occation at which u get ovation.