outrageux etymology

French word outrageux comes from Old French outrage, Old French -us (-ous, used for forming adjectives.)

Detailed word origin of outrageux

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
outrage Old French (fro)
-us Old French (fro) -ous, used for forming adjectives.
outrageus Old French (fro) Excessive; over-the-top. Offensive; insulting.
outrageux French (fra) Outrageous, over-the-top.

Words with the same origin as outrageux

Descendants of -us
Merveilleuse courageux honteux joyeux merveilleux orgueilleux périlleux souffreteux