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Engelsk tillægsord: excess

1. excess more than is needed, desired, or required

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTrying to lose excess weight.
Found some extra change lying on the dresser.
Yet another book on heraldry might be thought redundant.
Skills made redundant by technological advance.
Sleeping in the spare room.
Supernumerary ornamentation.
It was supererogatory of her to gloat.
Delete superfluous (or unnecessary) words.
Extra ribs as well as other supernumerary internal parts.
Surplus cheese distributed to the needy.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)extra, redundant, spare, supererogatory, superfluous, supernumerary, surplus

Termer med lignende betydningunnecessary, unneeded

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)necessary

Engelsk navneord: excess

1. excess (om egenskab) a quantity much larger than is needed

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)nimiety, surplus, surplusage

Mindre specifikke termeroverabundance, overmuch, overmuchness, superabundance

2. excess (om egenskab) immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)excessiveness, inordinateness

Mindre specifikke termerimmoderateness, immoderation

Mere specifikke termerembarrassment, exorbitance, extravagance, extravagancy, outrageousness, overplus, plethora, superfluity

3. excess (om tilstand) the state of being more than full

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)overabundance, surfeit

Mindre specifikke termerfullness

4. excess (om handling) excessive indulgence

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe child was spoiled by overindulgence.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)overindulgence

Mindre specifikke termerhumoring, indulgence, indulging, pampering

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