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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. excess: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. excess: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. excess: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. excess: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. excess: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. excess, excess, excess: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Excess, excess: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. excess: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. excess: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. excess: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. excess: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. excess: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. excess: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. excess: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. excess: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. excess: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Excess: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  18. Excess: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  19. excess: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. excess: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. excess: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. excess: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. excess: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. excess: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. excess: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. excess: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. excess: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. excess: Glossary of Legal Terms [home, info]
  2. Excess: eyefortransport e-commerce transportation glossary [home, info]
  3. excess: Finance-Glossary.com [home, info]
  4. excess: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  5. excess: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. excess: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. excess: Sound Alike Words [home, info]
  2. excess: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. excess: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. excess: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  2. excess: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Excess: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. excess: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. excess: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (excess)

noun:  immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits
noun:  a quantity much larger than is needed
noun:  excessive indulgence
noun:  the state of being more than full
adjective:  more than is needed, desired, or required ("Trying to lose excess weight")

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Words similar to excess:   surplus, excessing, excessiveness, extra, inordinateness, overabundance, overindulgence, redundant, spare, supererogatory, superfluous, supernumerary, surfeit, surplusage, nimiety, more...

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