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flagrancy


flagrancy


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flagrancy  \Fla"gran*cy\,  n.;  pl  {Flagrancies}.  [L.  flagrantia  a 
  burning.  See  {Flagrant}.] 
  1.  A  burning;  great  heat;  inflammation.  [Obs.] 
 
  Lust  causeth  a  flagrancy  in  the  eyes.  --Bacon. 
 
  2.  The  condition  or  quality  of  being  flagrant;  atrocity; 
  heiniousness;  enormity;  excess.  --Steele.