Circumscriptive is a related term of excessive.
As adjectives the difference between circumscriptive and excessive
is that circumscriptive
is that circumscribes or outlines while excessive
is exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate.
Exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate.
- "I personally consider putting a wide vibrato on a single 16th triplet note at 160 beats per minute rather excessive , nay even stupid."
* See also
* excessive number