Definición de too en inglés:

too

Saltos de línea: too

adverbio

1 [as submodifier] To a higher degree than is desirable, permissible, or possible; excessively: he was driving too fast he wore suits that seemed a size too small for him
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A small number in the queue do have an NHS dentist, but the wait is too long to see them.
  • However, if you leave it too late, or wait to see if rates fall further, you could lose out.
  • Work on the master plan needs to begin because the area has waited for too long already.
Sinónimos
excessively, overly, over, unduly, immoderately, inordinately, unreasonably, ridiculously, to too great an extent/degree, extremely, very
informal too-too
1.1 informal Very: you’re too kind
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We didn't have to wait too long before we got in and I must say that Santa was very good.
  • I had to do a bit of work this morning but nothing too taxing, then I decided to rush off and find this cache.
  • She had some very important news to tell Jake, and she didn't want to have to wait too long!
2In addition; also: is he coming too?
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He zeroes in on the face of an old woman, showing that the weak and elderly are victims too.
  • She then has to solve the riddle of the tape before she too falls victim to its curse.
  • I could see there was a lot of other stuff inside there too, and a lot more money besides.
Sinónimos
2.1Moreover (used when adding a further point): she is a grown woman, and a strong one too
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Note too that we would not even consider this to be a coherent semantic field in English.
  • They got a return match and won it too by four wickets at the same venue two weeks later.
  • He knows every world leader on this planet, and possibly those on other planets too.

Origen

Old English, stressed form of to, spelled too from the 16th century.

Frases

all too ——

Used to emphasize that something is the case to an extreme or unwelcome extent: failures are all too common
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Here is a story of our times - one which is all too common and all too regrettable.
  • Despite the change in the law regarding this action, this sight is still all too common.
  • Use of inappropriate methods for the analysis of cost data is all too common.

none too ——

Far from; not very: her sight’s none too good
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • In any event I was none too pleased that someone had defiled the book.
  • From what I can see, she's none too happy about the news media's performance.
  • My father was none too pleased that I was driving all the way to St. Louis.

only too

see only.

too bad

see bad.

too besides

West Indian Moreover; also: ‘You not listening, and too besides you don’t have to shout at the damn bird so!’

too far

see far.

too much

see much.

too right

see right.

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