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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

More than is necessary.

Usage examples (38)
  • We cannot employ the mind to advantage when we are filled with excessive food and drink.
  • excessive charges
  • Americans are looking for a face to put on, somebody to hold responsible, and the term excessive speculation or speculation comes up a lot.
  • The report criticized the IRS for what it called excessive use of liens. for more
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