Hacker: What does "egregious" mean?
Humphrey: Um, I think it means outstanding... In one way or another.
— Yes Minister, "The Death List"
"It is pronounced... e-GRE-gious."
— Jack Sparrow, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
Ross: Would you say you're a fairly egregious person?
Ross: Are you an egregious person? Do you have... an egregious personality?
Pauline: Em... yeah, I do.
— The League of Gentlemen, "Nightmare in Royston Vasey"
Opal: Nelson, stop biting your fingernails! See, Earl? Nelson is picking up your egregious habits!
Nelson: What's egregious mean?
Earl: Who knows? Gramma has a habit of looking up new words to describe what's wrong with me.