Definitions for flagrantˈfleɪ grənt

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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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Foreign Ministry:

    Such action constitutes a flagrant breach of international conventions and violation of Iran's international commitment over security and safety of diplomatic missions on its lands.

  2. State Department spokesman John Kirby:

    His abduction, his detention and now conviction on baseless charges demonstrated a flagrant disregard by Russian authorities for the rule of law and raises serious concerns regarding Russia's compliance with its international legal obligations.

  3. Gaza Sweden:

    Ship to Gaza Sweden protest against this flagrant abuse of the freedom of navigation, israel's repeated acts of piracy in international waters are worrying signs that the occupation and blockade policy extends to the entire eastern Mediterranean.

  4. Susan Rice:

    North Korea's launch using ballistic missile technology, following so closely after its January 6 nuclear test, represents yet another destabilizing and provocative action and is a flagrant violation of multiple United Nations Security Council resolutions.

  5. Hanan Ashrawi:

    Israel is stealing land specially in the Jordan Valley under the pretext it wants to annex it, this should be a reason for a real and effective intervention by the international community to end such a flagrant and grave aggression which kills all chances of peace.

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