flagrant
Pronunciation
  • (British, America) IPA: /ˈfleɪ.ɡɹənt/
Adjective

flagrant

  1. Obvious and offensive; blatant; scandalous.
    • 1740, David Hume, A Treatise of Human Nature
      It is certain, therefore, that in all our notions of morals we never entertain such an absurdity as that of passive obedience, but make allowances for resistance in the more flagrant instances of tyranny and oppression.
  2. (archaic) On fire; flaming.
Synonyms Related terms Translations Adjective

flagrant

  1. (obsolete) Misspelling of fragrant



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