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indecent exposure

noun

Simple Definition of indecent exposure

  • law : the crime of showing your sexual organs to other people in public

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of indecent exposure

  1. :  intentional exposure of part of one's body (as the genitals) in a place where such exposure is likely to be an offense against the generally accepted standards of decency

1828

First Known Use of indecent exposure

1828


Medical Dictionary

indecent exposure

noun

Medical Definition of indecent exposure

  1. :  intentional exposure of part of one's body (as the genitalia) in a place where such exposure is likely to be an offense against the generally accepted standards of decency in a community




Law Dictionary

indecent exposure

noun in·de·cent exposure

Legal Definition of indecent exposure

  1. :  the exposing of one's private body parts (as the genitals) either recklessly or intentionally and under circumstances likely to cause offense or affront



Additional Notes on indecent exposure

Indecent exposure is generally classified as a misdemeanor.


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