excess

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