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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So let me applaud Arsene Wenger as he faces another transfer window with his pants down.
Summary: London [UK], Nov 19 (ANI): He was last seen with his pants down and an arrow in his chest, but that doesn't mean Tywin Lannister doesn't want to return to the world of Westeros for another dance with the dragons.
A gang member may as well have been caught with his pants down.
She said: "He came out with his pants down and he was shouting to me 'Do you want a bit of this?
The man, a resident of Barangay (village) Biga 2, Silang town in Cavite, was caught with his pants down while sexually abusing the cow near the Aguinaldo Highway at around 5 a.
The 36-year-old from Swansea was hauled before a judge after he was caught red-handed on camera with his pants down.
Then, about eight months ago, I caught him on an internet chat site - with his pants down.
A policeman is found dead in a strip club, dressed in women's underwear, and Hunt (Philip Glenister) assumes it's a clear case of copper getting caught with his pants down.
A north Eugene homeowner threw an unwanted visitor out of his house late Wednesday after awaking to discover the drunken stranger outside his daughter's bedroom with his pants down, smoking a cigarette, officials say.
A US man was arrested after being found in an office building lying next to an inflatable life-sized doll with his pants down.
The New York Post, of course, "injected" the funniest line, opening one article, "George Mitchell caught Roger Clemens with his pants down -- literally.
Back at the apartment, Shane passed out with his pants down, Chima puked in bed and on the floor, and Jake decided that pants or boxers were not a necessity until he passed out.
POLICE in Nebraska have arrested a "bare-bottomed bandit" caught on CCTV crawling around a shop with his pants down.
A typical message reads as follows: David Beckham of Real Madrid was caught by photographers with his pants down.
The wild Leicester City midfielder was caught with his pants down before the Aston Villa game answering a call of nature in the referee's room.