French translation of 'excess'
- (= superfluity)
excès man excess of demand over supply
un excédent de la demande sur l'offrein excess of (= more than)
plus deto do sth to excess
faire qch à l'excès
- (business, on insurance policy)
- (= extreme behaviour)
- (= superfluous) [fat]
- (= excessive) [weight]
Derived Formsexcesses plural noun (= bad behaviour)
abus mpl: excesses of cruelty
excès de cruauté
Example Sentences Including 'excess'
The gleaming gold of her hair had been gathered in a braid that wreathed her head, with the excess spilling down her back.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
Some were simply unconscious, sprawled on the furniture, undone by excess.THE GREAT AND SECRET SHOW (2001)
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Translation of excess from the Collins English to French Dictionary