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in broad daylight meaning

  "in broad daylight" in a sentence
  • [American idiom]
    publicly visible in the daytime.
    The thief stole the car in broad daylight.
    There they were, selling drugs in broad daylight.

  • [American slang]
    in the open light of day; clearly visible.
      The crime was committed in broad daylight.
      Bill stood there in broad daylight, but we never saw him.

Examples

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  1. they even committed such crimes in broad daylight.
  2. they were great black creatures which ran boldly in broad daylight through the streets.
  3. the enemy hidden in our ranks are of course much more dangerous than those acting in broad daylight ..
  4. don't start ! bad enough, taking a bath in broad daylight
  5. they robbed the jewelry store in broad daylight

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