Usage examples for flagrant

  1. Such a direct and flagrant act of disobedience to his wishes was not to be forgotten nor forgiven. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  2. To prevent, therefore, the recurrence of any circumstance so flagrant and unjust, it is absolutely necessary to take some measures to render the criminal and civil courts free from every kind of prejudice; for what argument can justify the committal of the existence or the fortunes of individuals, to the mercy or the caprice of men who are blinded by prejudice. – The Present Picture of New South Wales (1811) by David Dickinson Mann
  3. The corruption was so gross and flagrant that he would not give his vote on either side. – Recollections of Old Liverpool by A Nonagenarian