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excessive, inordinate, undue, unreasonable.
pretentious, schmaltzy, highly colored, hammy, hyperbolic, overkill, overestimated, over-wrought, caricatural, too-too.
out of sight, uneconomical, big-ticket, costly, overpriced, upscale, at a premium, pretty penny, too high, an arm and a leg.
drastic, egregious, extreme, intense, radical, severe, stern, high, ultra, extra ordinary, out and out.
boundless, crapulent, extravagant, gluttonous, greedy, hoggish, immoderate, indulgent, insatiable, intemperate, omnivorous, piggish, rapacious, voracious, wolfish, overindulgent.
ponderous, lead-footed, heavy-laden, weighted, zaftig, two-ton.
carousing, debauched, dissipated, orgiastic, self-indulgent, sensual, Luxuriating, indulgent, intemperate, drunken.
Preventing, Proscriptive, financial means conditional.
exceeding bounds, on the rampage.
semitropical, undisguised, fructiferous, high-growing, junglelike, over-abundant.
copious, exorbitant, gratuitous, outrageous, overabundant, overblown, overflowing, redundant, superabundant, surplus, de trop, extravagant, immoderate, residuary, superfluous, overindulgent, in excess, superfluent.
too much; overdone
boundless, disproportionate, dissipated, enormous, exaggerated, exorbitant, extra, extravagant, extreme, immoderate, indulgent, inordinate, intemperate, limitless, more, needless, over, overboard, overkill, overmuch, plethoric, prodigal, profligate, redundant, self-indulgent, sky-high, steep, stiff, super, superabundant, superfluous, supernatural, towering, unbounded, unconscionable, undue, unmeasurable, unreasonable, Dizzying, Recrementitious, way out, stratospheric, too many.
bombastic, chatty, endless, featherbedding, grandiloquent, lengthy, long-winded, loquacious, ponderous, rambling, superfluous, talkative, verbose, wandering, windy, wordy.
extravagant, exuberant, immoderate, inordinate, overweening, undue, unreasonable, unrestrained.
disproportionate, lavish, overdone, overmuch, too much, uncalled-for, unnecessary, too great.
Examples of usage:
– Selections From Poe by J. Montgomery Gambrill
– The Children of Wilton Chase by Mrs. L. T. Meade
– The Life and Letters of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Volume I (of 2) by Florence A. Thomas Marshall
– Philistia by Grant Allen
– Essays by David Hume Commentator: Hannaford Bennett