As adjectives the difference between expressive and excessive
is that expressive
is effectively conveying thought or feeling while excessive
is exceeding the usual bounds of something; extravagant; immoderate.
Effectively conveying thought or feeling.
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