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flagrant
(adj)
FLAG-rǝnt
Meaning

1. openly obvious; very obvious

1st Sample Sentence

1. Your paper contains some flagrant factual errors.

2nd Meaning

2. outrageous

2nd Sample Sentence

2. In flagrant violation of the law, some fool had parked his four-wheeler right on the footpath.

Root

flagrare (to burn, blaze, glow) (Latin)

Synonyms

flagrant, overt

Antonyms

clandestine, covert

Mnemonics

flag + rent --renting the national flag! (No offense meant) It is shocking & scandalous.

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