Definition of in excess of in English:

in excess of

More than: a top speed in excess of 20 knots
More example sentences
  • It was a special club draw for clubs selling in excess of twenty tickets above the quota.
  • The rocket left the pad, reaching a velocity in excess of five times the speed of sound in a couple of seconds.
  • Anthony revved the engine of the BMW on the main road doing well in excess of the speed limit.
Synonyms
more than, over, above, over and above, upwards of, beyond
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