Superfluous vs Verbose - What's the difference?
As adjectives the difference between superfluous and verbose
is that superfluous
is in excess of what is required or sufficient while verbose
is abounding in words, containing more words than necessary long winded, or windy.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
In excess of what is required or sufficient.
- With a full rain suit, carrying an umbrella may be superfluous .
* excessive, extraneous, extra, pleonastic, supernumerary, surplus, unnecessary, extravagant
Abounding in words, containing more words than necessary. Long winded, or windy.
(computing) Producing unusually detailed output for diagnostic purposes.
* 2001 , Richard Blum, Postfix (page 532)
- You should use verbose logging sparingly. Turning on verbose logging for every process would result in log files so large they would become useless.
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