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excess
British English: /ɪkˈsɛs/
, /ɛkˈsɛs/, /ˈɛksɛs/
American English: /ɪkˈsɛs/
, /ˈɛksɛs/

Translation of excess in French:

noun

  • 1 (gen) to eat/drink to excess
    faire des excès de table/de boisson, trop manger/boire
    carried to excess
    poussé à l'excès
    a life of excess
    une vie d'excès
    any excess can be frozen
    tout ce qui est en trop peut être congelé
    to be in excess of it is far in excess of what is reasonable
    cela dépasse largement les limites du raisonnable
    the excess of supply over demand
    (Economy)
    l'excès (m) or l'excédent (m) de l'offre sur la demande

also: excesses plural noun

adjective

  • excess alcohol/speed/weight
    excès (m) d'alcool/de vitesse/de poids
    to drive with excess alcohol (British English)
    conduire en état d'ivresse
    drain off the excess water
    égoutter l'excédent d'eau
    remove excess fat
    (on meat)

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