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American English: /ɪnˈɔrd(ə)nət/
British English: /ɪˈnɔːdɪnət/


  • an inordinate amount of money
    una cantidad exorbitante de dinero
    his inordinate love of money
    su desmedido or desmesurado amor por el dinero
    they are making inordinate demands
    lo que piden es excesivo
    Example sentences
    • She testified that the project was creating an inordinate amount of paper work, far in excess of the norm.
    • And so they love ease and repose for their pleasure, but they keep themselves from inordinate excess.
    • The book is infuriating in so many ways that it would take an inordinate amount of space to do justice to it, and I'm not sure whether to take it seriously.
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