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Meaning of FLAGRANCY

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\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.

 

 

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