What is the meaning of egregious?

1 : conspicuous especially : conspicuously bad : flagrant egregious errors egregious padding of the evidence — Christopher Hitchens.

Do you spell egregious?

adjective. extraordinary in some bad way; glaring; flagrant: an egregious mistake; an egregious liar.

What is egregious abuse?

Egregious Acts of Animal Abuse. Intentionally poking of a stick, electric prod, or other object into a sensitive part of the animal such as the eye, nose, mouth, ear, rectum, or udder. Cutting off limbs, skinning, or scalding an animal that shows any sign of return to sensibility.