egregious

Part of speech: adverb

Egregiously.

Part of speech: noun

EGREGIOUSNESS.

Part of speech: adjective

Surpassing; excessive.

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Usage examples "egregious":

  1. First the Duke of Macedonia spoke: " Most egregious and noble lords. - "The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc", Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba.
  2. Here was she, the Clever Woman of the family, shown in open court to have been so egregious a dupe that the deceiver could not even be punished, but must go scot- free, leaving all her wrongs unredressed! - "The Clever Woman of the Family", Charlotte M. Yonge.
  3. So this egregious young pup stood in the relationship of brother to the exceedingly pretty and even refined- looking girl he had seen with Wagram and his party in Hilversea park some Sundays ago! - "The Red Derelict", Bertram Mitford.