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English definition of “blatant”

blatant

adjective uk   /ˈbleɪ.tənt/ us  
describes something bad that is very obvious or intentional: a blatant lie The whole episode was a blatant attempt to gain publicity.
blatantly
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
It was blatantly obvious that she was telling a lie.
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