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excessively definition

Overview

This page has two definitions of excessively in English. Excessively is an adverb. Examples of how to use excessively in a sentence are shown. Also define these 3 related words and terms: excessive, overabundantly, and plethorically.

English

Etymology

excessive +‎ -ly

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɪkˈsɛsɪvli/
  • Hyphenation: ex‧ces‧sive‧ly

Adverb

excessively (comparative more excessively, superlative most excessively)

  1. To an excessive degree.
    Synonyms: overabundantly, plethorically
    The application form was excessively complicated.
  2. In excess.
    He smoked excessively.

Translations

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