Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Excessive"

The meaning of "Excessive" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa excessive??
A: More than needed. Too much. Too large.

Example sentences using "Excessive"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com excessive.
A:
If you describe the amount or level of something as excessive, you disapprove of it because it is more or higher than is necessary or reasonable.

1.You should not demand such an excessive charge.

2. Heavy rain and excessive use have impoverished the soil.


You spend an excessive proportion of your income on “pure” foods.


Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com excessive .
A: The amount of times he went on the rollercoaster became almost excessive.

This has an excessive amount of salt on it. It's disgusting!
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com excessive.
A: That's a little excessive.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com excessive, excessively .
A: That movie was banned in my country due to the excessive violence.
An excessive intake of alcohol can cause a variety of health problems. The doctor advised him not to drink excessively.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com excessive.
A: Having "excessive" coffee is bad for your health.
"Excessive" sebum in scalp leads to oily hair.
"Excessive" amounts of food should be donated.

Synonyms of "Excessive" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre excessive e redundant e superfluous e are they replaceable ?
A: "Excessive" means that there is too much of it, and "replaceable" means that you can take it out and put in something else. Both of these words are very general.

On the other hand, "redundant" and "superfluous" mean the same thing, and they have a more specific meaning. If there are four columns supporting a building, they are all important for holding up the building. However, if you added two more columns to the building, those two columns would be redundant / superfluous, because they aren't essential. They still support the building a little bit, but if you removed them, it would be okay.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre excessive e extreme ?
A: "extreme" means "much more than usual/normal" or "much more than is appropriate". It expresses the feeling that something is more than any reasonable person would think was correct or normal. (甚だしい, etc)

"excessive" just means "more than necessary". It might still be a perfectly reasonable/normal amount of something, but it's just more than is required in this particular situation. (過剰, etc)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre excessive e inordinate e exorbitant e undue ?
A: Excessive, Inordinate, and Exorbitant have same meanings of more than is necessary, normal, or desirable; immoderate.
Example :
1. He was drinking excessive amounts of brandy.
2. A case that had taken up an inordinate amount of time.
3. The exorbitant price of tickets.

Undue is unwarranted or inappropriate because excessive or disproportionate.
Example : This figure did not give rise to undue concern.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre excessive e exceedingly ?
A: Think of excessive as "too much", and exceedingly as "very" or "extremely".
Q: Qual é a diferença entre excessive e superfluous ?
A: "Excessive" is much more common, and is more versatile.

"Excessive" = too much
"Superfluous" = redundant because too much

Translations of "Excessive"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? 在形容消费主义导致的过剩生产时是用“excessive production”还是“redundant production”
A: I would say excessive production, or oversupply.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? excessive
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Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? excessive
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Other questions about "Excessive"

Q: i excessive like you soa natural?
A: × i excessive like you
✓ I really like you.

Meanings and usages of similar words and phrases

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