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overkill

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of OVERKILL

the state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed <the song already borders on the maudlin—the addition of a syrupy string accompaniment would just be overkill>
Near Antonyms dearth, lack, scarcity, want

April 26, 2015
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excessively ornate or intricate
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