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Princeton's WordNet

  1. crying(a), egregious, flagrant, glaring, gross, rank(adj)

    conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

    "a crying shame"; "an egregious lie"; "flagrant violation of human rights"; "a glaring error"; "gross ineptitude"; "gross injustice"; "rank treachery"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flagrant(adj)

    flaming; inflamed; glowing; burning; ardent

  2. Flagrant(adj)

    actually in preparation, execution, or performance; carried on hotly; raging

  3. Flagrant(adj)

    flaming into notice; notorious; enormous; heinous; glaringly wicked

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Flagrant

    flā′grant, adj. glaring: notorious: enormous.—ns. Flā′grance, Flā′grancy.—adv. Flā′grantly. [L. flagrans, pr.p. of flagrāre, to burn.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flagrant in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flagrant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Kiki VanDeWeghe:

    The cumulative points system is designed to deter flagrant fouls in our game, while Draymond Green's actions in Game Four do not merit a suspension as a standalone act, the number of flagrant points he has earned triggers a suspension for Game Five.

  2. Brian Kammer:

    The intellectual disability community, which has strongly supported Mr. Hill's case for many years, joined his legal team in the belief that the Supreme Court would step in and prevent Georgia's flagrant disregard of the Constitution on behalf of the rights of people with disabilities.

  3. Philip Luther:

    Palestinian armed groups, including the armed wing of Hamas, repeatedly launched unlawful attacks during the conflict killing and injuring civilians, in launching these attacks, they displayed a flagrant disregard for international humanitarian law and for the consequences of their violations on civilians in both Israel and the Gaza Strip.

  4. Jesse Lehrich:

    It turns out that if you put Jeb Bush in the right room, he talks like Ted Kennedy. Put him somewhere else and he's the 'head-banging conservative' he once declared himself, maybe he doesn't realize how much has changed in the 13 years since he last ran for public office, but these days, the cameras are always rolling — and flagrant pandering isn't a good look.

  5. Brian Kammer:

    Today, the court has unconscionably allowed a grotesque miscarriage of justice to occur in Georgia, the intellectual disability community, which has strongly supported Mr. Hill's case for many years, joined his legal team in the belief that the Supreme Court would step in and prevent Georgia's flagrant disregard of the Constitution on behalf of the rights of people with disabilities.

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