implies a going beyond the orderly limits of convention or the bounds of good taste his inordinate pride
both imply excessiveness resulting from lack of restraint or of prudence extravagant praise, immoderate laughter
suggests unreasonable excess and often connotes a greedy desire for more than is just or due exorbitant prices
applies to that which goes beyond what is proper, right, or usual excessive demands
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Maybe it was the mercury in the tuna she ate or the excessive amounts of chocolate.
The excessive demands made upon the Jews forbade a fair rate of interest.
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.
This circumstance is due to the sea-breezes, which blow with great regularity, and temper what would otherwise be an excessive heat.