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British pronunciation/ɛksˈɛsɪvli/
American pronunciation/ɪkˈsɛsɪvɫi/

to a degree exceeding normal or proper limits

synonyms : overly
to a fault
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excessively definition and meaning
1She can be excessively generous and will go out of her way to help others.
2The couple next door is always in each other's pocket, rarely seen apart and excessively reliant on each other.
3Mary used to have a healthy figure, but now she's been dieting excessively and looks skinny as a pole.
4The athlete who trains excessively without proper rest and recovery may end up injuring themselves, proving how too much of anything is good for nothing.
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