indecent exposure

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indecent exposure

n.
The exposure of one's body, especially the genitals or a woman's breasts, in a public place and in a way considered offensive to established standards of decency.

indecent exposure

n
(Law) the offence of indecently exposing parts of one's body in public, esp the genitals

inde′cent expo′sure


n.
the intentional exposure of one's body, esp. the genitals, in a public place and in a manner offensive to the prevailing social standards of propriety.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.indecent exposure - vulgar and offensive nakedness in a public place
infraction, misdemeanor, misdemeanour, violation, infringement - a crime less serious than a felony
Translations

indecent exposure

indecent exposure

nesibizionismo (di organi genitali)
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The restaurateur installed a surveillance camera and the footage led police to charge 71-year-old millionaire property owner Salvatore "Sam'' Cerreto with willful and obscene exposure and offensive behaviour.
Chatfield, a married dad-of-two from of New Ash Green, Kent, denies obscene exposure.