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conspicuously bad or offensive

Synonyms for flagrant

conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

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There can be no outrage, methinks, against our common nature -- whatever be the delinquencies of the individual -- no outrage more flagrant than to forbid the culprit to hide his face for shame; as it was the essence of this punishment to do.
Say to him, then, to his beard,'' continued Malvoisin, coolly, ``that you love this captive Jewess to distraction; and the more thou dost enlarge on thy passion, the greater will be his haste to end it by the death of the fair enchantress; while thou, taken in flagrant delict by the avowal of a crime contrary to thine oath, canst hope no aid of thy brethren, and must exchange all thy brilliant visions of ambition and power, to lift perhaps a mercenary spear in some of the petty quarrels between Flanders and Burgundy.
The general bade him say what he pleased, but not to expect pardon for his flagrant offence.
His egotism was never flagrant or tiresome--he was never crude in it, for crudeness was a plebeianism that the Hon.
New York, Safar 14, 1439, November 03, 2017, SPA -- The State of Kuwait expressed its deep sorrow and concern at the flagrant violations of the rights of the Rohingyas, whose right to life is paramount.
Syria condemns in the strongest terms the incursion of units of the Turkish army in Idlib province, which constitutes a flagrant aggression against the sovereignty and security of Syrian territory," the statement said.
In a letter to British Prime Minister Theresa May, the centre said the organisation of the conference by the UAE Embassy in London was a flagrant violation of diplomatic standards and protocols.
Summary: The Foreign Ministry Monday slammed a nuclear test by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea over the weekend as a flagrant violation of international law.
North American Quarry agreed to pay $360,000 in penalties and accept three flagrant violations and one "high" negligence violation on the eve of a trial between the contractor and MSHA.
Notes: The league handed out fines totaling P63,500 for violations ranging from technical, deliberate and flagrant fouls and 'addressing the commissioner.
It stated that what is taking place reflects a clear determination to violate religious sanctities, and is a flagrant defiance of the feelings of Muslims all over the world, as well as a flagrant violation of international laws and norms.
This constitutes "a flagrant violation of state sovereignty and a flagrant violation of the international norms, conventions and laws governing air traffic," al-Shami added.
By committing flagrant violations of human rights and freedoms of our citizens who are held hostages on their own land by the Russian occupation regime as a result of Russian military aggression against Ukraine, the Kremlin repeats today, in 21st century, horrible Soviet 1930s repressions and 1944 genocide of the Crimean Tatars.
Al-Jarallah said in the protest note that such action by Iran constituted a flagrant violation of international conventions and norms.
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