Part of speech:
Participating or tending to participate in a very dangerous or difficult sport:
Exceeding reasonable bounds:
The definition of superfluous is something that is more than needed or unnecessary.
Exceeding what is appropriate or normal; excessive:
Capable of reasoning; rational:
More than enough; overabundant; excess; superfluous
Lacking restraint or moderation; too great or too many; immoderate
The definition of insufficient is that there is not enough of something.
More than usual; extra; surplus
Exceeding normal or appropriate bounds; inordinate:
Out of proportion, as in size, shape, or amount.
The definition of unnecessary is not needed.
Having or showing little sense or judgment; not rational
Too much; excessive.
The definition of lavish is very generous or abundant.
Exceedingly or recklessly wasteful
Characterized by good health and high spirits; full of life; uninhibited
The definition of fabulous is someone or something that is imaginary, hard to believe or very good.
The definition of indulgent is someone who is lenient or who gives into whims and desires.
The definition of intemperate is excessive and not mild, or indulging in alcohol to an extreme level.
Having the nature of, involving, or doing great injury or wrong
Abundant to excess.
Beyond prudence or reason; excessive:
Senseless, unprovoked, unjustifiable, or deliberately malicious
Not violent or rigorous; temperate; mild; gentle.
Presumptuously arrogant; overbearing:
(Archaic) Very wicked; outrageous
Immoderately adhering to a belief, fashion, or course of action; extreme.
- Inordinate implies a going beyond the orderly limits of convention or the bounds of good taste his inordinate pride
- Extravagant and immoderate both imply excessiveness resulting from lack of restraint or of prudence extravagant praise, immoderate laughter
- Exorbitant suggests unreasonable excess and often connotes a greedy desire for more than is just or due exorbitant prices
- Excessive applies to that which goes beyond what is proper, right, or usual excessive demands
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