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Caught In The Act ( caught while doing the wrong thing ... )

"Caught In The Act"



"Caught in the act" is being discovered when you are doing something wrong.

Example: "You kids were going to take those cookies, weren't you?" Reply: "Yes, we were caught in the act."



You were "caught in the act" if you were doing something wrong and someone saw you right at that time.

Example: "He tried to steal money from the office, but just then the principal walked in, and he was caught in the act."



You cannot hide that you are guilty because someone saw you commit the crime when you were "caught in the act".

Example: "He lied to his girlfriend about where he was going, she followed him and he was caught in the act."





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