egregious


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conspicuously bad or offensive

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conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible

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A committee then reviews those materials, and if it decides that the allegation has merit, both the reporting fellow and the one accused of egregious testimony are invited to a hearing, where they may be represented by attorneys if they wish.
22) Consequently, only the most egregious infliction of injuries that are not, in any way, justified by legitimate interests of the government will support claims of due process violations.
Writing for the majority, Justice Sandra Day O'Connor said, "While egregious misconduct is evidence of the requisite mental state, [sections] 1981(a) does not limit plaintiffs to this form of evidence, and the section does not require a showing of egregious or outrageous discrimination independent of the employer's state of mind.
At its most effective, "public repentance" was used sparingly and for egregious sins.
For example, drug utilization in Case 1 is inappropriate but not egregious, so my decision to give a deficiency would depend greatly on how the DON and charge nurse respond to my concerns.
The heart of Brownlow's book is the edited text of A Declaration of Egregious Popish Impostures, which makes for lively reading.
The final decision ruled that the OSHA egregious violation applied, upheld 43 violations and assessed a total penalty of $1,945,000.
The papers are titled "Elimination of the Most Egregious US Environmental Pollutants and Global Warming Mitigation" and "Control of Global Warming via Transition from a Carbon-Based to a Hydrogen-Based Fuel Economy.
What was the most egregious fraud--in terms of dollars--you've prosecuted?
But commission and union officials say the various county departments are at fault because they simply often don't do a thorough job documenting disciplinary cases, exceed the one-year statute of limitations to investigate, only take action against employees after egregious situations, and fail to impose progressive discipline to discourage misbehavior.
The prosecutor was willing to level serious charges against Schalk for what he deemed egregious behavior even though he had previously acknowledged Schalk's right to protect his property.
The most egregious aspect of the incident, however, was the attitude of the Israeli authorities.
But even if it is just politics, Aravosis said, "it's just as egregious that these guys would even vote on whether or not we should be treated as second-class citizens.
That's not just an egregious form of corporate welfare; it undermines the whole point of the reform.
For example, this ratio might be too low "where a particularly egregious act has resulted in only a small amount of economic damages," the court said.