Definition of superfluous adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    superfluous

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//sʊˈpərfluəs//
     
     
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  1. 1more than you need or want synonym unnecessary
  2. 2 She gave him a look that made words superfluous.
superfluity
 
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NAmE//ˌsupərˈfluət̮i//
 
noun [uncountable, singular] (formal) There always seemed to be a superfluity of men at the dances!
superfluously
 
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NAmE//sʊˈpərfluəsli//
 
adverb
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