What is the difference between Outrage and Dauntless?

The difference between outrage and dauntless

is that "outrage" is an excessively violent or vicious attack; an atrocity and "dauntless" is invulnerable to fear or intimidation.




  • An excessively violent or vicious attack; an atrocity.
  • An offensive, immoral or indecent act.
  • The resentful anger aroused by such acts.
  • (obsolete) A destructive rampage. (Can we add an example for this sense?)


  • There the cause of death was soon ascertained ; the victim of this daring outrage had been stabbed to death from ear to ear with a long, sharp instrument, in shape like an antique stiletto, which […] was subsequently found under the cushions of the hansom. […]


  • (transitive) To cause or commit an outrage upon; to treat with violence or abuse.
  • (archaic, transitive) To violate; to **** (a female).
  • (obsolete, transitive) To rage in excess of.


  • Base and insolent minds outrage men when they have hope of doing it without a return.
  • This interview outrages all decency.


  • Invulnerable to fear or intimidation.


  • Synonym: daredevil
  • Antonym: timid
  • […] And yet / Dauntless the slug-horn to my lips I set, / And blew “Childe Roland to the Dark Tower came.”