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English definition of “inordinate”


adjective     /ɪˈnɔː.dɪ.nət/ US  /ˌɪnˈɔːr-/ formal
much more than usual or expected : Margot has always spent an inordinate amount of time on her appearance .EnormousBig and quite big inordinately     /-li/ adverb She was inordinately fond of her pets .EnormousBig and quite big
(Definition of inordinate adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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