Significado de “excessive” - en el Diccionario Inglés

excessive en inglés británico

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uk /ekˈses.ɪv/ us /ekˈses.ɪv/

C1 too much:

Excessive exercise can sometimes cause health problems.
Any more pudding would simply be excessive.

Más ejemplos

  • The film was criticized for its excessive violence and nudity.
  • The message of the campaign is that excessive drinking is a health risk.
  • They complained about excessive government intrusion into their legitimate activities.
  • For years, the organization was constrained by excessive bureaucracy.
  • The word 'lady' has connotations of refinement and excessive femininity that some women find offensive.
adverb uk /ekˈses.ɪ us /ekˈses.ɪ

She was polite but not excessively so.
I don't drink excessively.

(Definición de excessive del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

excessive en inglés de negocios

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uk /ɪkˈsesɪv/ us

too much or too many:

Some property owners complained that they were being charged excessive fees.
The directive will prevent employees from working excessive hours.
Investing offshore is only worthwhile if the costs involved are not excessive.
adverb /ekˈsesɪvli/

The present system of tax reliefs is excessively complicated.

(Definición de excessive del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)