"egregious" Definition

  1. a. Surpassing; extraordinary; distinguished (in a bad sense); -- formerly used with words importing a good quality, but now joined with words having a bad sense; as, an egregious rascal; an egregious ass; an egregious mistake.

More About egregious

Position in dictionary: 31658 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a.,
Words that start with "egregious": 3
Words that end with "egregious": 1
Words that contain "egregious": 3
Next words in dictionary: egregiously, egregiousness, egremoin, egress, egression, egressor, egret, egrette, egrimony, egriot
Previous words in dictionary: egre, egranulose, egotizing, egotized, egotize, egotistically, egotistical, egotistic, egotist, egotism

English Dictionary Definition of egregious

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