Superfluous and Uncalled-for


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Superfluous adjective – Being over what is needed.
Usage example: cleared off all the superfluous stuff on his desk to make room for the new computer

Uncalled-for and superfluous are semantically related. in extra topic. In some cases you can use "Uncalled-for" instead an adjective "Superfluous".
Nearby Words: superfluity, superfluously
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Uncalled-for adjective – Not needed by the circumstances or to accomplish an end.
Usage example: uncalled-for restrictions on freedom of the press during the national emergency

Superfluous and uncalled-for are semantically related. You can use "Superfluous" instead an adjective phrase "Uncalled-for".
Synonyms for Uncalled-for
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