Synonyms of superfluous in English:



  • 1 a tool for removing superfluous material
    surplus, redundant, unneeded, not required, excess, extra, spare, to spare, remaining, unused, left over; useless, unproductive, undue, in excess, surplus to requirements; expendable, disposable, dispensable, unwanted, waste
    [Antonyms] necessary essential
  • 2 Charlie gave him a look that made words superfluous
    unnecessary, needless, unneeded, inessential, pointless, redundant, uncalled for, unwarranted, unjustified, gratuitous
    [Antonyms] necessary essential
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