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Translation of "excess" - English-German dictionary

excess

noun /ikˈses/
the (act of) going beyond normal or suitable limits das Übermaß He ate well, but not to excess.
an abnormally large amount das Übermaß He had consumed an excess of alcohol.
an amount by which something is greater than something else die Mehrsumme He found he had paid an excess of $5.00 over what was actually on the bill.
excessive /-siv/ adjective
beyond what is right and proper übermäßig The manager expects them to do an excessive amount of work.
excessively adverb
übermäßig
excessiveness noun
das Übermaß
in excess of
more than über His salary is in excess of $125,000 a year.
(Definition of excess from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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