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in flagrante delicto

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An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation.
William James
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Etymology

From Mediaeval Latin: while the crime is blazing; from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] in + flāgrō (burn).

Adverb

in flagrante delicto (not comparable)

Positive
in flagrante delicto

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. In the act of committing a misdeed.
  2. While performing sexual activity.

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