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excessively Syllabification: ex·ces·sive·ly
Pronunciation: /əkˈsesivlē/

Definition of excessively in English:


To a greater degree or in greater amounts than is necessary, normal, or desirable; inordinately: they don’t drink excessively [as submodifier]: excessively high taxes
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  • Except when snoring excessively at 4am and inducing me to acts of violence with a steak knife.
  • Opponents of tax competition point out that certain groups in society may be harmed excessively by tax competition.
  • The excessively rainy weather was troubling lambing in Wigglesworth.
very, extremely, exceedingly, exceptionally, impossibly;
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