Excessive and Extreme

Excessive

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Excessive adjective – Going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount.
Usage example: nerdy hackers who spend an excessive amount of time sitting in front of their computers

Extreme is a synonym for excessive in exorbitant topic. In some cases you can use "Extreme" instead an adjective "Excessive", when it comes to topics like gross, excess, intense, distressing. popular alternative
Nearby Words: excess, excessively
Synonyms for Excessive

Extreme

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Extreme adjective – Going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount.
Usage example: in their extreme zeal the members of the cult are willing to do whatever their leader dictates

Excessive is a synonym for extreme in gross topic. You can use "Excessive" instead an adjective "Extreme", if it concerns topics such as excess, heavy, intense, distressing. popular alternative
Nearby Words: extremely, extremity, extremist, extremism, extremeness
Synonyms for Extreme

Things that words describes

heat excessive heat extreme heat
violence excessive violence extreme violence
anger excessive anger extreme anger
power excessive power extreme power
Other nouns: force, strength, lack, detail, training, pressure, stress, amount, degree, speed, example, abuse, damage, behavior, ways, measures, examples, lengths, tendencies, levels.
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