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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A state of surpassing or going beyond limits.

Usage examples (34)
  • Noun : His strength is in excess of yours. ,The bill showed an excess of several hundred dollars over the estimate. ,to have an excess of energy. ,to...
  • Adjective : a charge for excess baggage; excess profits
  • Farida Baloch appealed to international humanrights organisations to takenotice of what she called excesses of the government against the Baloch people.
  • Recoc, comprised of survivors of these so-called excesses by the for more
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