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conspicuously bad or offensive

Synonyms for flagrant

conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

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The first day he held himself aloof from her, as far as he could without any flagrant breach of hospitality: since that he has been friendly and civil, but nothing more - in my presence, at least, nor, I think, at any other time; for she seems haughty and displeased, and Lord Lowborough is manifestly more cheerful, and more cordial towards his host than before.
But the Prince of Saxe Leinitzer forgets that he has shown me no authority, or given me no valid reason why I should tolerate such flagrant interference with my personal affairs."
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.
The Syndicate condemned, in a press statement, the repeated attacks on popular mobilization sites carried out by drone planes, whether by the Zionist entity or other parties, "indicating that" these attacks are a flagrant violation of the sovereignty of Iraq and a war on the Iraqi people and its vital interests as they endanger Iraq's security and a blatant assault on the popular crowd forces that made enormous sacrifices to liberate Iraqi cities and territories from the terrorist gangs.
Jones' headbutt on San Miguel Beer guard Chris Ross in the first quarter of the KaTropa's 115-105 win on Friday was initially called a flagrant foul penalty 1 but was upgraded to a flagrant 2 by the league on Saturday.
TNT KaTropa's Terrence Jones was fined P20,000 on Saturday after his headbutt on San Miguel Beer guard Chris Ross in Game 3 of the PBA Commissioner's Cup Finals was upgraded to a Flagrant Foul 2 even as team owner Manny V.
Jones and Standhardinger both received a Flagrant 1 foul in different parts of the game.
According to the Syrian Foreign Ministry's statement, the new safe zone constitutes a flagrant violation of Syria's sovereignty and territorial integrity.
JERUSALEM, Wednesday, August 07, 2019 (WAFA) - United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov, today described Israel's plan to expand settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory as a flagrant violation of international law.
The UN should notice the flagrant violation of human rights of the Kashmiris.
New York, SANA-Cuba condemned on Wednesday US president's proclamation on the Syrian Golan, affirming it is a flagrant violation of UN convention and international law, and relevant Security Council resolutions as well.
In statements following the meeting, Angelides said the flagrant violations in violation of international law were at the heart of their discussions.