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overmuch

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of overmuch

  1. going beyond a normal or acceptable limit in degree or amount <I think you put overmuch care into your personal appearance—get over yourself> Synonyms baroque, devilish, exorbitant, extravagant, extreme, fancy, immoderate, inordinate, insane, intolerable, lavish, overdue, overextravagant, excessive, overweening, plethoric, steep, stiff, towering, unconscionable, undue, unmercifulRelated Words boundless, endless, immeasurable, infinite, limitless; unbearable, unjustifiable, unwarranted; improper, inappropriate, thick, unseemly; unrestrainedNear Antonyms deficient, inadequate, insufficient; minimal, minimumAntonyms middling, moderate, modest, reasonable, temperate





overmuch

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of overmuch

  1. the state or an instance of going beyond what is usual, proper, or needed <you must not expect an overmuch of gratitude from a very young child> Synonyms bellyful, fat, overabundance, overage, overflow, overkill, excess, overplus, oversupply, plethora, plus, redundancy, superabundance, superfluity, surfeit, surplus, surplusageRelated Words abundance, bounty, plentitude, plenty, profusion, sufficiency; overproduction, overstockNear Antonyms dearth, lack, scarcity, wantAntonyms deficiency, deficit, insufficiency, undersupply




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