Synonyms of redundancy
2 unemploymentDictionary • Thousands of employees are facing redundancy.
the sack (informal) • People who make mistakes can be given the sack the same day.
the axe (informal) • one of the four doctors facing the axe
3 superfluityDictionary • the redundancy of its two main exhibits
superfluity • a superfluity of five-star hotels
excess • Avoid an excess of sugar in your diet.
surplus • Germany suffers from a surplus of teachers.
surfeit • Rationing had put an end to a surfeit of biscuits long ago.
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• Avoid an excess of sugar in your diet.
superfluityIf there is a superfluity of something, there is more of it than is needed.
• a superfluity of five-star hotels
surfeitA surfeit of something is an amount which is too large.
• Rationing had put an end to a surfeit of biscuits long ago.
Thesaurus for redundancy from the Collins English Thesaurus
the state or condition of being redundant or superfluous, esp superfluous in one's job