Thesaurus / red handed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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"No, I think that the best thing we can do is to go in and catch him red handed," said Bert.
BERT WILSON ON THE GRIDIRONJ. W. DUFFIELD
Now that I come to you red handed and for all you know with stolen silver in my pocket, you can't complain of my forwardness.
BLACKSHEEP! BLACKSHEEP!MEREDITH NICHOLSON
I just caught him red handed as he was bending down right over the bushes, and what do you suppose he tried to tell me, Miss Kit?
KIT OF GREENACRE FARMIZOLA FORRESTER
She fought the fly for some time, then 96 finally opening her eyes, she caught Tommy red handed.
THE MEADOW-BROOK GIRLS ACROSS COUNTRYJANET ALDRIDGE
In all cases it is best to punish a dog "red handed," but in no case should you punish him "red headed."
THE AIREDALEWILLIAMS HAYNES