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excessive

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There's night and day, brother, both sweet things; sun, moon, and stars, brother, all sweet things; there's likewise a wind on the heath. Life is very sweet, brother; who would wish to die?
George Borrow
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excessive (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

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excessive

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  1. Exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate.
    "I personally consider putting a wide vibrato on a single 16th triplet note at 160 beats per minute rather excessive, nay even stupid."

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