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In the act of wrongdoing.

His mother caught him red-handed, reaching into the cookie jar.

Additional definitions for 'red-handed':

red-handedShowing clear evidence of guilt; in the act of wrongdoing.
red-handedDeadly, bloody.
red-handedWith hands that are red.
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