in broad daylight

Submitted by jim78 on Sun, 01/02/2015 - 20:30
  • Idiom: in broad daylight
  • Language: English
  • Idiomatic translations / equivalents: German
  • Explained meaning: English

Idiomatic translations of "in broad daylight"

German
am hellichten Tag
Explanations:

Meanings of "in broad daylight"

English

This is an expression that emphasizes that something normally done quietly, stealthfully, under cover of darkness, or in private was done in view of all, in view of the public. Actions that may be considered criminal, lewd, or illegal, improper, or hidden would qualify. "The bank was held up (robbed) in broad daylight."

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