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1excess/ɪkˈsɛs, ˈɛkˌsɛs/noun
pluralexcesses
1excess
/ɪkˈsɛs, ˈɛkˌsɛs/
noun
pluralexcesses
Learner's definition of EXCESS  
[singular]  : an amount that is more than the usual or necessary amount
[noncount]  : behavior that is considered wrong because it goes beyond what is usual, normal, or proper
   b  excesses [plural]  : actions or ways of behaving that go beyond what is usual or proper

in excess of

: more than (an amount)

to excess

: more than is usual, normal, or proper
2excess/ɪkˈsɛs, ˈɛkˌsɛs/adjective
2excess
/ɪkˈsɛs, ˈɛkˌsɛs/
adjective
Learner's definition of EXCESS  
always used before a noun
: more than is usual, allowed, or needed
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