Definitions For Excess


  • Excessive indulgence
  • Immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits
  • A quantity much larger than is needed
  • The state of being more than full
  • An amount that is more than the usual or necessary amount
  • Behavior that is considered wrong because it goes beyond what is usual, normal, or proper
  • Actions or ways of behaving that go beyond what is usual or proper


  • More than is needed, desired, or required

Is Excess a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Excess is worth 15 points in Scrabble and 16 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Excess in a Sentence

  • They were equipped with an excess of provisions.
  • The tests found an excess of sodium in his blood.
  • He lived a life of excess.
  • Basketball provided an outlet for their excess energy.
  • She is trying to eliminate excess fat and calories from her diet.

Synonyms for Excess

Antonyms for Excess

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