Close and Excessive


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Close adjective – Having little space between items or parts.
Excessive is an antonym for close.
Nearby Words: closed, closeness, closing, closely, closure
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Excessive adjective – Going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount.
Close is an antonym for excessive in overdone topic.
Nearby Words: excess, excessively
Antonyms for Excessive
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attention close attention excessive attention

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  • Video Game / Super Stardust HD The game's excessive special effects almost always obscure the drab-looking asteroids and enemy projectiles, leading to blind deaths if they are close to your ship.
  • Clingy Jealous Girl When Misaki (the main character) starts getting close to Koutarou, Tamayo's already excessive friendly-violence steps up a notch.
  • Fanfic / Fallout: Equestria - Project Horizons Trauma Conga Line: Blackjack suffers an excessive number of injuries, ailments and psychological traumas over the course of the story, many of which come very close to killing her.
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