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Another word for excessive

  1. Exceeding a normal or reasonable limit

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Another word for excessive


Synonym Study

  • 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