superfluous

Superflux vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

superflux | superfluous | Related terms |

Superflux is a related term of superfluous.


As a noun superflux

is an overabundance; a great amount.

As a adjective superfluous is

in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Extravagant vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

extravagant | superfluous |

Extravagant is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between extravagant and superfluous

is that extravagant is exceeding the bounds of something; roving; hence, foreign while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Unnecessary vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

unnecessary | superfluous | Synonyms |

Superfluous is a synonym of unnecessary.

Unnecessary is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between unnecessary and superfluous

is that unnecessary is not needed or necessary while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Surplus vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

surplus | superfluous | Synonyms |

Surplus is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between surplus and superfluous

is that surplus is being or constituting a surplus; more than sufficient; as, surplus revenues; surplus population; surplus words while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

As a noun surplus

is that which remains when use or need is satisfied, or when a limit is reached; excess; overplus.

Supernumerary vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

supernumerary | superfluous | Synonyms |

Supernumerary is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between supernumerary and superfluous

is that supernumerary is extra; beyond the standard or prescribed amount or number while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

As a noun supernumerary

is a civil designation for somebody who works in a group, association or public office, without forming part of the regular staff; those distinguished from numerary (for example, supernumerary judges are those who help the regular judges when there is a surplus amount of work).

Extra vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

extra | superfluous | Synonyms |

Extra is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between extra and superfluous

is that extra is beyond what is due, usual, expected, or necessary; extraneous; additional; supernumerary while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

As a adverb extra

is (informal) to an extraordinary degree.

As a noun extra

is (cricket) a run scored without the ball having hit the striker's bat - a wide, bye, leg bye or no ball; in australia referred to as a sundry.

Pleonastic vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

pleonastic | superfluous | Synonyms |

Pleonastic is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between pleonastic and superfluous

is that pleonastic is of, or relating to pleonasm while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Extraneous vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

extraneous | superfluous |

Superfluous is a synonym of extraneous.

Extraneous is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between extraneous and superfluous

is that extraneous is not belonging to, or dependent upon, a thing; without or beyond a thing; foreign while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Excessive vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

excessive | superfluous | Synonyms |

Excessive is a synonym of superfluous.


As adjectives the difference between excessive and superfluous

is that excessive is exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

Excess vs Superfluous - What's the difference?

excess | superfluous |


As adjectives the difference between excess and superfluous

is that excess is more than is normal, necessary or specified while superfluous is in excess of what is required or sufficient.

As a noun excess

is the state of surpassing or going beyond limits; the being of a measure beyond sufficiency, necessity, or duty; that which exceeds what is usual or proper; immoderateness; superfluity; superabundance; extravagance; as, an excess of provisions or of light.

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