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excessiveness

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of excessiveness

  1. a propensity for extremes in one's actions, beliefs, or habits <the excessiveness for which decadent Rome has become famous in history> Synonyms excess, exorbitance, immoderacy, immoderation, insobriety, intemperance, intemperateness, nimietyRelated Words extravagance, prodigality; extremism, irrationality, radicalism, unreasonablenessAntonyms moderateness, moderation, temperance, temperateness




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to lessen in amount, effect, or force

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