Meaning: To catch someone at the very moment they’re doing something bad.
The store owner caught the thief red-handed and quickly called the police.
The teacher saw the student looking at his classmate’s test, catching him red-handed.
“You caught me red-handed,” I said to my angry roommate as I ate the last of his leftovers.
You’ve been caught red-handed if…
A. your boyfriend sees you reading a text message from another man.
B. you drink a lot of coffee in the morning.
C. you exercise until your face turns red.
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The correct answer is A. Even if the other man is just a friend, your boyfriend might become jealous. The key to not getting caught red-handed is making sure you’re alone!