Definitions of public enemy number one:
- noun: (US, law enforcement, dated) A person who ranks highest on the federal government's prioritized list of wanted criminal fugitives.
- noun: (idiomatic, by extension) A person, organization, or other object considered to be particularly menacing, harmful, or loathsome.
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