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English definition of “de trop”

de trop

adjective [after verb]     /dəˈtrəʊ/ US  /-ˈtroʊ/ formal
unnecessary , unwanted , or more than is suitable : I thought her remarks about Roger's recent problems were rather de trop.Too much and unnecessary
(Definition of de trop adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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