Part of speech:
Being more than is needed, useful, or wanted; surplus; excessive
More than usual; extra; surplus
Using or containing a great and usually an excessive number of words; wordy.
Containing or using many or too many words; verbose
Not necessary; needless.
Yielding or containing plenty; affording ample supply:
The definition of excessive is something or someone that goes beyond what is normal, acceptable or necessary.
Full of unrestrained enthusiasm or joy:
Not relevant; not pertinent; not to the point; not relating to the subject
Very talkative; garrulous.
Characterized by excess or profusion; turgid; inflated
Full of or characterized by repetition, esp. tiresome or boring repetition
Being more than or in excess of what is needed or required:
(Biochemistry) Being a substance that is required for normal functioning but cannot be synthesized by the body and therefore must be included in the diet:
(Archaic) Existing apart from others; separate; individual
Designed for the use of only one.
Speaking or writing at great, often tiresome length
(Grammar) Constructed by using an auxiliary word rather than an inflected form; for example, of father is the periphrastic possessive case of father but father's is the inflected possessive case, and did say is the periphrastic past tense of say but said is the inflected past tense.
The slender part of a flower pistil, connecting the ovary and the stigma. The pollen tube grows through the style delivering the pollen nuclei to the ovary.
Using or containing an excessive number of words
Expressing much in few words; clear and succinct.
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