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Egregious vs. Obvious

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Egregiousadjective

Usually in a negative sense: conspicuous, exceptional, outstanding.

‘The student has made egregious errors on the examination.’;

Obviousadjective

Easily discovered, seen, or understood; self-explanatory.

Egregiousadjective

Outrageously bad; shocking.

Obviousadjective

Opposing; fronting.

‘To the evil turnMy obvious breast.’;

Egregiousadjective

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.

‘The egregious impudence of this fellow.’; ‘His [Wyclif's] egregious labors are not to be neglected.’;

Obviousadjective

Exposed; subject; open; liable.

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Egregiousadjective

conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible;

‘a crying shame’; ‘an egregious lie’; ‘flagrant violation of human rights’; ‘a glaring error’; ‘gross ineptitude’; ‘gross injustice’; ‘rank treachery’;

Obviousadjective

Easily discovered, seen, or understood; readily perceived by the eye or the intellect; plain; evident; apparent; as, an obvious meaning; an obvious remark.

‘Apart and easy to be known they lie,Amidst the heap, and obvious to the eye.’;

Egregiousadjective

outstandingly bad; shocking

‘egregious abuses of copyright’;

Obviousadjective

easily perceived or understood;

‘obvious errors’;

Egregiousadjective

remarkably good.

Obviousadjective

easily perceived by the senses or grasped by the mind;

‘a perceptible sense of expectation in the court’; ‘an obvious (or palpable) lie’;

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Obviousadjective

obvious to the eye or mind;

‘a tower conspicuous at a great distance’; ‘wore conspicuous neckties’; ‘made herself conspicuous by her exhibitionistic preening’;

Obviousadjective

obvious to the eye;

‘a visible change of expression’;

Obviousadjective

easily perceived or understood; clear, self-evident, or apparent

‘unemployment has been the most obvious cost of the recession’; ‘it was obvious a storm was coming in’;

Obviousadjective

predictable and lacking in subtlety

‘it was an obvious remark to make’;

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