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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ex·ces·sive /ɪkˈsɛsɪv/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ex·cess·ive a.  Characterized by, or exhibiting, excess; overmuch.
    Excessive grief [is] the enemy to the living.   --Shak.
 Syn: -- Undue; exorbitant; extreme; overmuch; enormous; immoderate; monstrous; intemperate; unreasonable. See Enormous
 --Ex*cess*ive*ly, adv. -Ex*cess*ive*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: beyond normal limits; "excessive charges"; "a book of
             inordinate length"; "his dress stops just short of
             undue elegance"; "unreasonable demands" [syn: inordinate,
              undue, unreasonable]
      2: unrestrained in especially feelings; "extravagant praise";
         "exuberant compliments"; "overweening ambition";
         "overweening greed" [syn: extravagant, exuberant, overweening]