Excessive and Undue


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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

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


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Undue adjective – Going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount.
Usage example: try to avoid undue delay responding to e-mails

Excessive is a synonym for undue in excess topic. You can use "Excessive" instead an adjective "Undue", if it concerns topics such as inordinate. popular alternative
Nearby Word: unduly
Synonyms for Undue

Things that words describes

admiration excessive admiration undue admiration
attention excessive attention undue attention
effort excessive effort undue effort
power excessive power undue power
Other nouns: force, pressure, stress, focus, amount, degree, destruction, weight, emphasis, grief, damage, drama, amounts.

Both words in one sentence

  • Study of this "assume authority" word shows it is a very hard word, sometimes rendered as "usurping authority" or with the general idea of claiming undue and/or excessive authority.
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