with (one's) pants down

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with (one's) pants down

Describing someone whose secret has been revealed or who has been caught doing something they wanted to keep hidden. Boy, that politician totally got caught with his pants down when that surveillance footage showed him stealing money.
See also: down, pant

with (one's) pants down

Slang
In an embarrassing position.
See also: down, pant
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Even when caught with your pants down, in mid-thrust in your partner's best friend's bed, with Marvin Gave on the mp3 and a plate of half-eaten oysters on the floor, you deny everything.
If you plan for mid-table mediocrity then at some stage you are going to get caught with your pants down," the Kiwi said.
You won't get caught with your pants down without any good travel humor to read if you pick up Doug Lansky's laugh-filled collection There's No Toilet Paper On The Road Less Traveled (1932361-278, $14.
and perhaps a fleeting sense of imaginary exposure--as if you were caught with your pants down, inadvertently flashing your uglies.
There's only one thing worse than not being ready - that's believing you're ready then getting caught with your pants down,'' he said.
After watching a Vermillion Lies show, I guarantee that you'll want to join the circus, ride a tricycle, wear a hat, stop global warming, sing with your pants down and maybe even write an article professiong your love for this quirky twosome.
The embarrassment of a few minutes with your pants down in front of a doctor is a small price for your health.
When traveling to another state or country, you don't want to, er, get caught with your pants down without knowing the consequences.