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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fla·grant /ˈflegrənt ||ˈflæ-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fla·grant a.
 1. Flaming; inflamed; glowing; burning; ardent.
    The beadle's lash still flagrant on their back.   --Prior.
    A young man yet flagrant from the lash of the executioner or the beadle.   --De Quincey.
    Flagrant desires and affections.   --Hooker.
 2. Actually in preparation, execution, or performance; carried on hotly; raging.
    A war the most powerful of the native tribes was flagrant.   --Palfrey.
 3. Flaming into notice; notorious; enormous; heinous; glaringly wicked.
 Syn: -- Atrocious; flagitious; glaring. See Atrocious.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      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" [syn:
            crying(a), egregious, glaring, gross, rank]