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Meaning of “catch sb red-handed” in the English Dictionary

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catch sb red-handed

to ​discover someone while they are doing something ​bad or ​illegal: He was ​caughtred-handed takingmoney from the till.
(Definition of catch sb red-handed from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “catch sb red-handed”
in Chinese (Simplified) 当场抓获(某人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 當場抓獲(某人)…
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