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Another word for surplus

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Adjective
  1. Being more than is needed, desired, or appropriate

    See also:

    excess

Noun
  1. An amount or quantity beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate

      1. Surplus; excess.
      2. An excess of words; verbiage.
      3. Words or allegations in a legal document or pleading that do not have any legal value.
      1. The quality or condition of being superfluous.
      2. Something superfluous:
      3. Overabundance; excess.
      1. A supply in excess of what is appropriate or required.
      2. To supply in excess of what is appropriate or required:
      1. To stock more of (something) than necessary or desirable.
      2. An excessive supply.
      1. To seize the positions of and defeat conclusively:
      2. To spread or swarm over destructively:
      3. To spread swiftly throughout:
      1. Too much; excessive.
      2. In excess.
      3. An excessive amount.
      1. To flow or run over the top, brim, or banks:
      2. To be filled beyond capacity, as a container or waterway.
      3. To have a boundless supply; be superabundant.
      1. An amount, as of money or goods, that is actually on hand and exceeds the listed amount in records or books.
      2. A surplus; an excess.
      1. To fill beyond capacity, especially with food; satiate:
      2. To flood (a market) with an excess of goods so that supply exceeds demand.
      3. To eat or indulge in something excessively.
      1. The ester of glycerol and one, two, or three fatty acids.
      2. Any of various soft, solid, or semisolid organic compounds constituting the esters of glycerol and fatty acids and their associated organic groups.
      3. A mixture of such compounds occurring widely in organic tissue, especially in the adipose tissue of animals and in the seeds, nuts, and fruits of plants.
      1. The state of exceeding what is normal or sufficient:
      2. An amount or quantity beyond what is normal or sufficient; a surplus:
      3. The amount or degree by which one quantity exceeds another:
    See also:

    excess

Another word for surplus

Noun
      1. A going or being beyond what is needed, desired, or appropriate; an excess:
      1. An abundance or excess of something:
      2. An excess of blood in the circulatory system or in one organ or area.
      1. The remainder of something after removal of parts or a part.
      2. Matter remaining after completion of an abstractive chemical or physical process, such as evaporation, combustion, distillation, or filtration; residuum.
      3. The part of a monomer or other chemical unit that has been incorporated into a polymer or large molecule.
      1. Surplus; excess.
      2. An excess of words; verbiage.
      3. Words or allegations in a legal document or pleading that do not have any legal value.