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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Standing out sharply as wrong or bad.

Usage examples (25)
  • Myra's teacher was disappointed to find that her math paper was filled with egregious errors.
  • The judge discovered what she called egregious government disclosures to expected witnesses.
  • The one that I find to be egregious is requiring pre-screened questions.
  • One of the most egregious is the alleged "News" of Fox News and News Corp. for more
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