AskDefine | Define flagitious

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flagitious adj : shockingly brutal or cruel; "murder is an atrocious crime"; "a grievous offense against morality"; "a grievous crime"; "no excess was too monstrous for them to commit" [syn: atrocious, grievous, heinous, monstrous]

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  1. Extremely brutal or cruel

Extensive Definition

Steve Miller uses this word in "The Joker". Homer Simpson reads, "the flagitious of love".

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