overabundance


overabundance
Synonyms and related words:
avalanche, deluge, embarras de richesses, enough, extravagance, extravagancy, flood, inundation, landslide, lavishness, money to burn, more than enough, overaccumulation, overbounteousness, overcopiousness, overdose, overflow, overkill, overlavishness, overluxuriance, overmeasure, overmuch, overmuchness, overnumerousness, overplentifulness, overplenty, overplus, overpopulation, overprofusion, oversufficiency, oversupply, plenty, plethora, prodigality, redundancy, spate, superabundance, superfluity, superflux, surfeit, surplus, surplusage

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • overabundance — index overage, plethora, surfeit, surplus Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • overabundance — [n] excess embarrassment of riches*, glut, nimiety, overflow, overkill, overmuch, oversupply, plethora, profusion, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplus, surplusage, too much*; concepts 767,787 Ant. lack, need, scarcity, want …   New thesaurus

  • overabundance — [ō΄vər ə bun′dəns] n. more than an abundance; superfluity; excess overabundant adj …   English World dictionary

  • overabundance — noun 1. the state of being more than full • Syn: ↑surfeit, ↑excess • Derivationally related forms: ↑surfeit (for: ↑surfeit) • Hypernyms: ↑fullness …   Useful english dictionary

  • overabundance — overabundant, adj. overabundantly, adv. /oh veuhr euh bun deuhns/, n. an excessive amount or abundance; surfeit: an overabundance of sugar in the diet. [1350 1400; ME; see OVER , ABUNDANCE] Syn. excess, surplus, plethora, glut, profusion. * * * …   Universalium

  • overabundance — noun An excess of that which is needed or is appropriate …   Wiktionary

  • overabundance — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. surplus, profusion, superfluity; see excess 1 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. excess, glut, surplus, overflow, overkill, plethora, overage, spate, flood, too much, superfluity. ANT.: shortage, dearth III (Roget s… …   English dictionary for students

  • overabundance — n. excessive amount, excess; profusion; surfeit …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overabundance — n 1. superabundance, over fullness, overprofusion, overplentifulness, overplenteousness, overplenty, superflux; superfluity, superfluousness, oversufficiency, supererogation, redundance, redundancy; repletion, engorgement, congestion, surcharge;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • overabundance — o′ver•a•bun′dance n …   From formal English to slang


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