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Translation of "excess" - English-Spanish dictionary

excess

noun   /ɪkˈses/
more of something than is usual or needed exceso There is an excess of anxiety in her day-to-day life.
adjective   /ɪkˈses/
more than is usual or allowed de más We had to pay $100 for excess baggage.
(Definition of excess from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

excess

noun /ikˈses/
the (act of) going beyond normal or suitable limits exceso He ate well, but not to excess.
an abnormally large amount exceso He had consumed an excess of alcohol.
an amount by which something is greater than something else excedente 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 excesivo The manager expects them to do an excessive amount of work.
excessively adverb
excesivamente The prices in that restaurant are excessively expensive.
excessiveness noun
exceso
in excess of
more than superior a His salary is in excess of $125,000 a year.
(Definition of excess from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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