Sentence Examples


  • Maybe it was the mercury in the tuna she ate or the excessive amounts of chocolate.
  • The American commodore was considered by many of his subordinates to have displayed excessive caution.
  • Politicians use an excessive amount of hyperbole.
  • In Germany the concessions made to the pope and the reservations maintained by him in the matter of taxes and benefices were deemed excessive, and the prolonged discontent which resulted was one of the causes of the success of the Lutheran Reformation.
  • In the southern and early-settled parts of the state the mean temperature is about 64°, but in the more northern portions the heat is excessive, though the dryness of the atmosphere makes it preferable to moist tropical climates.
 

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